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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

Concetta Picchioni

Concetta Picchioni

A vibrant spirit, Concetta Picchioni, left this world on a beautiful Sunday morning Sept. 14, 2014, to be reunited with the Lord and her loving […]
Sep 15, 2014 / 8 Comments
Linda Cronk

Linda (White) Cronk

On September 12, our Lord and Savior called Linda Jeanne Cronk to her heavenly home. The eldest of six children, Linda was born on October […]
Sep 14, 2014 / 12 Comments
Sandy Holden

Sandra Jo Holden

Sandra Jo Holden (Sandy) passed away Thursday September 11, 2014 after an extended illness. She was born on December 28, 1955 to Harold and Eva […]
Sep 14, 2014 / 8 Comments

Benjamin Alfred Beverley

Benjamin Alfred Beverley, 80, passed away on Wednesday, September 11,2014, to spend eternity with his Lord, whom he dearly loved. Ben was born July 22, […]
Sep 14, 2014 / Add Comment
Orva Hatzell

Orva Lee Hatzell

Orva Lee Hatzell  passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Butterfly Homes in Billings. She was born in Mount Vernon, Ark., on March 4, 1927. […]
Sep 9, 2014 / Add Comment
Philip Boerschinger

Philip W. Boerschinger

Philip W. Boerschinger, 86 of Billings, passed away Sunday, September 6, 2014 at Tender Nest. The son of Michael M. and Dorla Boerschinger, he was born […]
Sep 8, 2014 / 2 Comments
Bert Ward

Ellen “Bert” Ward

Ellen “Bert” Ward died Aug. 14, 2014, of natural causes, in Roundup. Born on Sept. 14, 1922, in Greenfield, Ohio, the only child of Herbert and […]
Sep 6, 2014 / Add Comment
Rev. Nathaniel John Bourke

Reverend Nathaniel John Bourke

  Reverend Nathaniel John Bourke, a Roman Catholic priest of 55-years of service to the people of God, and the 20-year pastor of St. Thomas the […]
Aug 31, 2014 / 7 Comments
Dick Egeland

Richard A. Egeland

The world lost one of its finest on Wednesday August 27, 2014 when Richard A. Egeland passed away from lung cancer.  Richard “Dick” was born […]
Aug 30, 2014 / 1 Comment
Wally Archer

Woodrow Wallace Archer

Woodrow Wallace Archer “Wally” passed away on Aug. 27, 2014. He was born on Sept. 7, 1925, and raised in Ismay. Wally served in the […]
Aug 29, 2014 / Add Comment
Coleen Swanson

Colleen Swanson

The announcement was brief, barely an inch of column in the 1963 Billings Gazette. It invited anyone interested in starting a community theatre to meet […]
Aug 28, 2014 / 4 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.