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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

Homer Runkle

Homer Tell Runkle

Homer Tell Runkle, 82, died August 27, 2015, at his home.  Homer was born December 16, 1932 in Straban Township, Adams County Pennsylvania to Elizabeth […]
Aug 30, 2015 / 1 Comment
Dorothy Hauck

Dorothy Victoria Rosella Hauck

Dorothy Victoria Rosella Hauck passed away on August 27, 2015 surrounded by her family.  She was born to Joseph and Mary (Karsky) Volesky on March […]
Aug 29, 2015 / 1 Comment
Mrs. Brekke

Clarice Brekke

Clarice Helen Brekke passed away on Aug. 26, 2015, from cancer, at the age of 86, while a patient at the RiverStone Health Hospice House […]
Aug 28, 2015 / 2 Comments
Violet Kramer

Violet R. Kramer

Billings resident Violet R. Kramer passed away on Aug. 25, 2015, at the age of 94. She was the fourth child of 10 children born to […]
Aug 27, 2015 / Add Comment
Robert A. Hensel

Robert A. Hensel

Robert A. Hensel, 87 of Billings, passed away, Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Highgate Senior Living. The son of Nick and Elizabeth Hensel, Robert was born […]
Aug 27, 2015 / Add Comment
Lloyd Johnson

Lloyd Wallace Johnson

Lloyd Wallace Johnson was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on May 26, 1928, the son of Walter R. and Flora (Wallen) Johnson.  He was preceded in […]
Aug 25, 2015 / Add Comment
Janice Wilson

Janice Wilson - My Life

I was a survivor! I died Friday, August 20, 2015 surrounded by family and friends.  I was 72 years old. My parents John and Matti raised […]
Aug 23, 2015 / 3 Comments
Brandon Jordan

Brandon Lee Jordan

Brandon Lee Jordan was born on Oct. 14, 1998 in Billings to Alden Lee Jordan Jr. of Billings, and Barcelisa Arianne Rhoades of Billings, and […]
Aug 23, 2015 / 6 Comments

Harold B. Holden

Life of HBH in a Nutshell Harold was born to Edward and Margaret Holden on October 15, 1924 in a little house on the comer of […]
Aug 19, 2015 / 1 Comment
Eunice Lippman

Eunice Wanda Griggs Lippman

Eunice Wanda Griggs Lippman, 88, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at Marquis Grand Park Assisted Living, with family by her side. She was […]
Aug 19, 2015 / 3 Comments
Ray Jackson

Ray Naomi Jackson

Ray Naomi Jackson, of Billings, passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at the Billings Clinic, of natural causes. She was 88 years old. Ray was […]
Aug 19, 2015 / 1 Comment
Esther Gimbel

Esther Lavina Gimbel

Esther Gimbel, 92, died at Tender Nest Assisted Living on Aug. 15, 2015. She was born on July 27, 1923, in Ashley, N.D., the daughter of […]
Aug 17, 2015 / Add Comment

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.