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

Judith ‘Judy’ Katherine Hirsch Thelen

Judith “Judy” Katherine Hirsch Thelen, born on May 19, 1948, in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, passed away on July 10, 2019, in Aurora, Colorado, after an […]
Jul 19, 2019 /

Betty Marjean Bischke

Betty Marjean Bischke passed away peacefully in her sleep July 7, 2019 in Billings, Montana. Betty was born June 1, 1932 in Larimore, North Dakota. […]
Jul 18, 2019 /

Gordon C. Brandes

Gordon C. Brandes passed away peacefully on June 10, 2019, at the age of 93. Gordie was preceded in death by his 1st wife Loni […]
Jul 15, 2019 /

Frank Buzzetti

Frank Buzzetti passed away on July 10, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital. He was born on July 6, 1952, to John and Helene Buzzetti in […]
Jul 12, 2019 /

Dawn Coral (Diede) Ripley

CALDWELL, Idaho — Dawn Coral (Diede) Ripley, 63, of Caldwell, Idaho, passed away in her home on Saturday, June 22, 2019, after a two-year battle […]
Jul 10, 2019 /

Sam J. Ohanesian

Sam J. Ohanesian, 80, of Roundup, crossed the great divide on June 29, 2019. Sam was born on Sept. 20, 1938, to Emma and Sam Ohanesian […]
Jul 2, 2019 /

Leonard Leo Koziol

Leonard Leo Koziol, 86, passed away on June 29, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital. He was born in Greeley, Nebraska on January 11, 1933 to […]
Jul 2, 2019 /

John Joseph Gusick

John Joseph Gusick ,75, of Billings, passed away peacefully at his cabin on the Stillwater, on June 25, 2019. John was born on Nov. 26, 1943, […]
Jun 27, 2019 /

Mary Janet Carter

Mary J. Carter, 79, of Billings, passed peacefully at St Vincent’s Hospital on June 25, 2019. Mary was born to Florian and Celestina Erhardt on Feb. […]
Jun 27, 2019 /

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.