Trust When It's Needed Most

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

Robert “Bob” William Barnhart

Robert “Bob” William Barnhart, age 90, of Billings, passed away on Aug. 1, 2018. He leaves behind a legacy of love and laughter, and lots […]
Aug 16, 2018 /
Albert Wareham

Albert Jess Wareham

Albert Jess Wareham, 85, of Billings, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, after a battle with dementia. Albert was born to Jess and Alma Wareham […]
Aug 14, 2018 /

Frances Ann Hargis

Frances Ann Hargis passed away peacefully the night of Aug. 11, 2018. Frances was born on Oct. 14, 1934, in Salt Lake City, to Carl […]
Aug 14, 2018 /

Karen Renne (Jonas) Brewer

Karen Renne (Jonas) Brewer was born on June 4, 1957, in Billings, to Marcus Jonas Jr. and Loretta Jonas (Hankel). She passed away on Aug. […]
Aug 13, 2018 /

Terrance Shane Florez

Terrance Shane Florez, 51, of Billings, passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 9, 2018. Terrance was born in Richmond, CA, to William Phyllis Florez on Nov.14, […]
Aug 10, 2018 /

Valeria “Val” Murray

Valeria “Val” Murray joined her husband Jack in a heavenly dance on July 31, 2018, at the age of 85. She was a third generation […]
Aug 8, 2018 /

Robert G. Raymond

Robert G. Raymond   Robert G. Raymond, 87, died on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, of natural causes. Bob was born on Feb. 6, 1931, in Millboro, South Dakota. […]
Aug 7, 2018 /

James Peter Bailey

James Bailey, 66, passed away Aug. 1, 2018, after fighting a lung illness, surrounded by his loving family. Jim was born March 29, 1952, in Lewistown. […]
Aug 3, 2018 /

Frances E. (Leingang) Doll

Frances E. (Leingang) Doll, 90, of Billings, passed away peacefully at St. John’s Nursing Home,  surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday morning, Aug. 2, […]
Aug 3, 2018 /

Jo Ann Thelen

Jo Ann Thelen passed away in the early morning hours of August 1, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was born on November 21, 1934, to […]
Aug 2, 2018 /
Walter Holle

Walter G. Holle

Walter G. Holle, 90, returned to his heavenly home on July 27, 2018 after having lived a full life. His love for family and friends […]
Aug 2, 2018 /

Myrtle Eleanor Jochim

Myrtle Eleanor Jochim passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018. She was born Jan. 13, 1920, in Finley, North Dakota, on a farm without electricity […]
Aug 1, 2018 /

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.