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Since 1956, Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary, together with our dedicated staff, has been serving the community of Billings and the greater Yellowstone County area.

We are experts in creating meaningful services, whether cremation or burial; a formal traditional service or an informal gathering; either in our facility, at your church or other location of your choosing. Since there are so many ways to honor someone's life, we encourage you to contact us to see how we can assist you.

Recent Obituaries

Gary Clymer

Gary Kenneth Clymer

My Prince is Gone   My beloved prince died in my arms in our home on March 27, 2015, after a valiant battle with a long illness. […]
Mar 30, 2015 / Add Comment
Gerald Kasman

Gerald Kasman

Gerald Kasman was born in Sacramento, Calif., on June 2, 1925, the son of Henry Kasman and Flora (Graue) Kasman. Gerry passed away on March […]
Mar 30, 2015 / Add Comment

Leroy “Roy” George Bagley

Leroy “Roy” George Bagley, 79, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away on March 24, 2015, of natural causes. Roy was born on Dec. 14, 1935, […]
Mar 26, 2015 / 6 Comments
Bill Woolston

William F. Woolston

William F. Woolston — kind, sharp and classy to the end — died peacefully at his home on the morning of Monday, March 23, 2015. […]
Mar 26, 2015 / 5 Comments
Margaret Converse

Margaret Mahoney Converse

Margaret Mahoney Converse, 99 of Billings, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 at her home. Through her faith in Jesus, she is home with Him […]
Mar 24, 2015 / Add Comment
Jim Wittmer

James Phillip Wittmer

James Phillip Wittmer, 65, of Billings passed away March 18, 2015. His Golden heart stopped beating after a long courageous battle with cancer. Jim passed away […]
Mar 22, 2015 / Add Comment
Lois A. Jones

Lois A. Jones

Lois A. Jones, 89 of Billings, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2014, while a resident at St. John’s Lutheran Ministries. Lois, a Billings native, was born […]
Mar 21, 2015 / 3 Comments
Joe Tochihara

Joseph (Joey) Thomas Tochihara

Joseph (Joey) Thomas Tochihara was unexpectedly taken from us on March 19, 2015 following an emergency surgery to repair an aortic dissection. Joe was reunited […]
Mar 21, 2015 / 4 Comments
Marie Barnes

Marie E. Barnes

Marie E. Barnes, 86, of Bighorn, Mont., passed away Thursday morning, March 19, 2015, at Rosebud County Respite Care, Forsyth, where she was given comfort […]
Mar 20, 2015 / Add Comment
Jack Galusha

John M. “Jack” Galusha

John M. “Jack” Galusha passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015, from complications of Alzheimer’s. His wife was at his side. Born on Sept. 7, 1928, […]
Mar 17, 2015 / 1 Comment
Harold Grusing

Harold William Grusing

Harold William Grusing, of Billings, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at St. Vincent Hospital, on Saturday, March 7, 2015, after a hard-fought […]
Mar 14, 2015 / 2 Comments

Our Commitment

To serve your family in the ways you prefer - with honesty, dignity, fairness and trust... to provide the quiet, reassuring comfort of knowing you chose the right people to care for your family.

Our Code of Good Practice

As an invited member of Selected Independent Funeral Homes, Michelotti-Sawyers is recognized for it's continued commitment to maintaining high standards in their character, performance, services, and facilities. With this membership, Michelotti-Sawyers is obligated to offer a wide range of prices, as well as complete freedom to select a funeral service within their means.

Who We Are

Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary and Crematory is a locally and independently owned and operated full service funeral home and crematory. The business was started in 1956 by Robert G. Michelotti and John F. Sawyers.

Our Signature Service

Whether you choose a traditional or a contemporary ceremony, a funeral provides a profound experience that ultimately aids in the grieving process. By gathering your family and friends you give testimony to the life of your loved one, you celebrate the relationships shared, and you provide a time and place for all who were part of their life to come together in a reflective setting. Whatever your preference, our staff will work one-on-one with you to create an appropriate tribute. To help simplify the planning and arrangement process, the offerings described here represent the most popular choices of our client families.

Yellowstone Valley Memorial Park

Yellowstone Valley Memorial Park was established by Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary in the summer of 1998. It is our hope that we have created a place where families may find peace and comfort for generations to come.