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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

Lynette DeAnn (Gudmunson) Siroky

Lynette DeAnn (Gudmunson) Siroky, 59, of Billings, entered into a better place on Dec. 11, 2017, following an ongoing battle with cancer. First diagnosed in […]
Dec 14, 2017 /

Nicholas Frank ‘Nick’ Tillinger

Nicholas Frank “Nick” Tillinger, 82, passed away peacefully on Saint Nicholas‘ Day, Dec. 6, 2017. He was surrounded by family at his home in Billings, […]
Dec 11, 2017 /

Loren Zoanni

Loren Michael Zoanni, 51, passed away peacefully on Dec. 4, 2017, in Billings, surrounded by family. Loren was the youngest of five children, born Dec. 30, […]
Dec 6, 2017 /

Dr. H. C. ‘Pete’ Habein, Jr.

A good doctor, a great and kind man, is gone. Dr. H. C. “Pete” Habein, Jr. died on Dec. 4, 2017. He was 94 years […]
Dec 6, 2017 /

Sarah Louise H. Holte

Sarah Louise H. Holte was born to Ted and Freddie Hopgood on Aug. 7, 1940, in Chester, Illinois. Surrounded by her loving family, she died […]
Dec 5, 2017 /

Clarice Irene Hert

On the morning of Nov. 29, 2017, Clarice Irene Hert passed peacefully into the arms of the Lord, while at home. Clarice was born in Hardin […]
Dec 1, 2017 /

Darlean Wilson Swain

Darlean was born on a cold, wintry night on Jan. 5, 1933, in Kimball, Nebraska. Her birth completed a family of nine, which included five brothers […]
Nov 30, 2017 /

Columbia (Sassano) Meinhardt

“Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies. She is like the merchants’ ships, She brings food from afar. Strength and honor are her […]
Nov 30, 2017 /

Anna Mae Badovinatz Kosovich

A warm smile surely greeted Anna Mae Badovinatz Kosovich as she made her life’s final journey. Anne joined many family members in heaven on Nov, […]
Nov 29, 2017 /

Anna Mae Badovinatz Kosovich

A warm smile surely greeted Anna Mae Badovinatz Kosovich as she made her life’s final journey. Anne joined many family members in heaven on Nov, […]
Nov 29, 2017 /

Derwood Mercer

Derwood, son of Arlo and Elnora Mercer, was born in Blunt, S.D., on March 8, 1931, and graduated from Blunt High School in 1949. He […]
Nov 29, 2017 /

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.