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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

Lawrence ‘Larry’ B. Guess

Lawrence “Larry” B. Guess, 77, went to join his wife and Heavenly Father on March 23, 2019. In the comfort of his own home, surrounded […]
Mar 25, 2019 /

Margery D. Eliason

Our dear Mom, “Gramma Marge,” “Grams,” and “GG” left us to join her loving husband, her mother and father, her grandson and many friends waiting […]
Mar 25, 2019 /

Patricia Delores Eastman

Patricia Delores Eastman passed away on March 5, 2019. Patricia’s love for her family, her friends, and living a life of faith and deep integrity […]
Mar 25, 2019 /

Betty Pursell

Betty Pursell, 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 16, 2019. Betty was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. […]
Mar 22, 2019 /

Antone F. O’Dea ‘Tony’

Antone F. O’Dea “Tony” was born on Jan. 20, 1925, in Anaconda, to George and Anna (Koch) O’Dea. When his father passed away in the […]
Mar 22, 2019 /

William A. Mavity

The only child of a Swedish mother and Canadian father, William A. “Bill” Mavity passed away peacefully in the morning on March 19, 2019. He was […]
Mar 20, 2019 /

Kathy Jones

On their 39th anniversary, March 8, 2019, with her devoted husband by her side, Kathy passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family. Kathy was born […]
Mar 15, 2019 /

David M. Doss

David M. Doss, 67, of Billings, passed away unexpectedly at his home on March 4, 2019. He was the youngest child born to Scott and […]
Mar 14, 2019 /

Clare Patricia (Sullivan) Hansen

Clare Patricia (Sullivan) Hansen passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 26, 2019, at St. Vincent Healthcare. She was born on March 14, 1933, in Hot Springs, South […]
Mar 13, 2019 /

Francis J. Kelley

Francis J. Kelley, 82, of Billings, died March 6, 2019, in Billings. Frank was born Dec. 23, 1936, in Blackstone, Rhode Island. He was the only […]
Mar 13, 2019 /

Betty Jean Eaton

The “Best Ever” wife, mother, grandma and great-grandma Betty Jean Eaton moved to her heavenly home with her family at her side on March 9, […]
Mar 12, 2019 /

Shaylynn Renee Rehling

Shaylynn Renee Rehling, 26, passed away on March 6, 2019. Shaylynn was born on a beautiful, sunny day in Billings on Dec. 21, 1992. She […]
Mar 12, 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.