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

Bernadette D. Brady

Bernadette D. Brady, born April 29, 1923, in Gibson, Montana, daughter of Henry and Alvina Bukoskey, passed away July 24, 2017. She attended school at Ryegate […]
Jul 24, 2017 /

Keith Louis Daniels Sr.

On Monday, July 17, 2017, Keith Louis Daniels Sr., 73 of Billings, left this earth peacefully.  Keith was born in Bremerton, Washington, on May 5, […]
Jul 24, 2017 /

Diana Werhonig (Parker)

Diana Werhonig (Parker) passed away on July 18, 2017, at the age of 67, after 14 years of battling cancer. Diana is survived by her husband; […]
Jul 21, 2017 /

Peggy M. Darkenwald

Peggy M. Darkenwald was born in Billings on March 9, 1928, daughter of John and Katherine McIntosh. She was raised in Billings by her grandparents, […]
Jul 19, 2017 /

In Memory of
Reverend Samuel Foos

  Reverend Samuel Foos departed to the “Greater Life” at Morning Star Senior Living July 5, 2017. He left quietly, without trauma, leaving us sad, but […]
Jul 14, 2017 /

David Norman Mosser

David Norman Mosser, 64, passed away peacefully at his home in Billings, on July 10, 2017. Dave was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother […]
Jul 12, 2017 /

Richard ‘Dick’ Sabe

Richard Jerome Sabe, age 81, passed away July 7, 2017, at Big Horn County Memorial Hospital in Hardin. He was born May 2, 1936, in Ballantine, […]
Jul 11, 2017 /

Colonel Robert C. ‘Bob’ Laliberte

Colonel Robert C. ‘Bob’ Laliberte, United States Air Force (Retired), made his last flight on July 6, 2017. He was born Aug. 11, 1921, in […]
Jul 10, 2017 /

Brian Van Valkenburg

Brian Joseph Van Valkenburg, who spent the last 28 years fighting to overcome injuries sustained in a car accident, died July 6, 2017, in Billings. […]
Jul 10, 2017 /

Dorothy Irene (Carter) Stieg

Dorothy Irene (Carter) Stieg passed away at the Valley Healthcare Center in Billings on July 5, 2017. Dorothy was born on April 2, 1940, in […]
Jul 10, 2017 /

Eida V. (Stockman) Hooley
1923 — 2017

On June 20, 2017, Eida V. (Stockman) Hooley passed away at St. John’s Lutheran Home. Eida was born to Swedish parents in Finland, and emigrated to […]
Jul 5, 2017 /

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.