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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

Delvin Bauer

Delvin Edward Bauer

Delvin Edward Bauer went home to the Lord on July 27, 2015. He was born on June 19, 1942, to Egan and Irene Bauer of […]
Jul 28, 2015 / 2 Comments
Brian M. Boeckel

Brian M. Boeckel

Brian was called home by God July 24th, 2015. Brian was born July 3rd, 1973 in Billings to Karen and Jerry Boeckel. Brian loved to […]
Jul 28, 2015 / Add Comment
Mr. Ulgenes

Delary Boeck Ulgenes

Delary Boeck Ulgenes was born September 1, 1927 in Grenora North Dakota, the youngest child of Samson and Lydia (Boeck) Ulgenes. He enlisted in the […]
Jul 27, 2015 / 2 Comments
Jim Lahey

James “Jim” Lahey

The world has gained another angel. Jim was born to Mike and Maxine Lahey on July19th 1959. Jim beat all odds pronounced by the doctor […]
Jul 27, 2015 / 3 Comments
Sharon Signori

Sharon Mark Signori

Sharon Mark Signori passed away peacefully at her home in Billings on July 23, 2015 after a courageous 2 year battle with lung cancer. Her […]
Jul 24, 2015 / 6 Comments
Julius Pfannenstiel

Julius John Pfannenstiel

Julius John Pfannenstiel, age 90, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 doing what he enjoyed the most, tending to his yard.  Julie was no […]
Jul 23, 2015 / 5 Comments
Cal Bauer

Calvin Bauer

Cal was born the youngest of eight children to Leo and Lydia Bauer in Mercer County ND. He served in the Army and was discharged […]
Jul 23, 2015 / 10 Comments
Millie Eddy

Mildred (Millie) Frank Eddy

January 5, 1931 Mildred (Millie) Frank Eddy was born, the daughter of George H. Frank Jr. and Marie Reiter Frank in a farm house between […]
Jul 19, 2015 / 7 Comments
Doris Olsgaard

Doris Eileen Olsgaard

In the morning light, Doris went peacefully into the arms of her family and God. Doris Eileen Olsgaard was born on October 13, 1918, the oldest […]
Jul 18, 2015 / 2 Comments
Duke DuPuis

Lauren "Duke" Camille DuPuis

Lauren "Duke" Camille DuPuis, 73, passed away Thursday, July 16th, 2015 with the love of his life, Phyllis Dale Burger and his beloved son, Michael […]
Jul 18, 2015 / Add Comment
Howard Johnson

Howard W. Johnson

The last time any of his kids saw him, our dad said “I’m tired.” God saw how tired he was and took him home during […]
Jul 13, 2015 / 1 Comment
Stephanie Gold

Stephanie Gold

On July 5, 2015, Stephanie lost her fierce, courageous battle with cancer and passed away peacefully, surrounded by family. Stephanie was born on Nov. 29, 1978, […]
Jul 8, 2015 / 5 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.