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

Edwin 'Ed' Andrew Miller

Edwin “Ed” Andrew Miller, of Billings, such a kind, tenderhearted father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, passed from this world on Nov. 29, 2016. A […]
Dec 6, 2016 /

Shirley Ann Ungefug

Mom got the call that God was ready for her and she left us to be with our Lord and Savior on Dec. 3, 2016, […]
Dec 6, 2016 /

Mary Lynne (Schruth) Garlock

Mary Lynne (Schruth) Garlock passed away on Dec. 2, 2016, after a seven-year battle with lung cancer. Mary Lynne was born on Sept. 17, 1942, in […]
Dec 5, 2016 /

Leroy Dale Lemke

Leroy Dale Lemke passed away on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, of respiratory failure after a short illness. Lee was born on July 31, 1934, in […]
Dec 2, 2016 /

Jill Ann (Saumer) Zentner

Dec. 6, 1935 — Nov. 29, 2016   Jill Ann Saumer was born in Canby, Minn., on Dec. 6, 1935, to Herbert and Ruth Saumer. During her […]
Nov 30, 2016 /

Mary Katherine Keenan

“Words can’t describe how much shock I’m still in. I’m going to miss my little hippie Cousin Mary. Just the sweetest soul you’d ever meet. […]
Nov 29, 2016 /

Ivan Dean Andrick

Ivan Dean Andrick was born on July 18, 1929, in Egeland, N.D., the youngest of five children born to Hurb M. and Julia Mae (Nelson) […]
Nov 28, 2016 /

Veronica Billman

Veronica Billman   Veronica Billman, 98, passed Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24, 2016. Veronica was born on Oct. 1, 1918, on the family farm in New Hradec, […]
Nov 27, 2016 /

Robert Edward Selbe

Robert Edward Selbe, 73, of Billings, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Billings Clinic. The son of Homer and Jessie Selbe, he was born […]
Nov 23, 2016 /

Diana Chandler

On Nov. 18, 2016, God called an angel home and we lost an amazing person. Diana was born on May 2, 1971. In her short […]
Nov 23, 2016 /

Roy F. ‘Pete’ Nelson

Roy passed away on Nov. 19, 2016, in Butte. He was born on Sept. 16, 1936, in Plentywood, to Roy O. and Edna E. Nelson. […]
Nov 22, 2016 /

D’Renne Ving Hodson

D’Renne Ving Hodson, age 83, of Billings, a devoted homemaker to her family for over 60 years, passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday, […]
Nov 22, 2016 /

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.