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

Heleyn Kaufman

Heleyn Kaufman passed away on June 10, 2019. She lived well, enjoying a long career in banking, travel, and family. Born in Butte, Montana, on Oct. […]
Jun 12, 2019 /

Phyllis Price Worthington

After living an extraordinary life filled with love and laughter, our beautiful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend, Phyllis Price Worthington, passed away peacefully on […]
Jun 12, 2019 /

R. Wayne Berry
March 21, 1929 — June 9, 2019

A husband, dad, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, uncle, cousin, grandpa to our foster kids, dad to all who needed one, veteran, gardener, fisherman, hunter, skier, friend […]
Jun 11, 2019 /

David ‘Doggie’ Konzen

David was born in Billings on April 9, 1945, and finished his life journey on May 31, 2019. It was just three short months from […]
Jun 3, 2019 /

Agnes Brilz-Wagner

Agnes was born on Oct. 29, 1927, to Matt and Monica Barth. She grew up south of Mandan, North Dakota, the oldest of seven children. […]
May 29, 2019 /

Orval A. Wales

Orval A. Wales passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Billings. He was 88. Orval was born in Greybull, Wyoming, on Sept. 15, 1930, to […]
May 23, 2019 /

Ruth Virginia (Burton) Amdor

Ruth Virginia (Burton) Amdor, 86, of Billings, formerly of Roundup, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019. She was born on Feb. 16, 1933, to Clyde […]
May 22, 2019 /

Christopher Thomas Anderson

Christopher Thomas Anderson, born Sept. 9, 1970, passed away on May 11, 2019. He attended Poly Drive Elementary School, Will James Middle School, Billings West High […]
May 21, 2019 /

Katie Elizabeth White

Katie Elizabeth White was born May 8, 1997, in Billings, to her loving parents Phil and Julie White. The birth of Katie completed their family […]
May 16, 2019 /

Allen Richard Speed

Allen Richard Speed, 90, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 10, at St. John’s United in Billings. He was surrounded by his family. Allen was born […]
May 16, 2019 /

Richie Allen Klein

Richie Allen Klein died tragically in a motorcycle accident on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Rich was born on July 20, 1965, in Billings, where he lived […]
May 14, 2019 /

Robert Thiesen

Robert Paul Thiesen was born on Feb. 22, 1921, on a farm in southern Minnesota, the son of Paul and Christine Thiesen. He was the […]
May 14, 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.