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

Gary Lee Maas

Gary Lee Maas, 63, passed away peacefully at his home on Oct. 21, 2017. Gary was born on Jan. 14, 1954, in Great Bend, Kansas, to […]
Oct 26, 2017 /

Gladys Mae (Bygland) Freeman

Gladys Mae (Bygland) Freeman, 87, of Billings, passed away at her home on Oct. 19, 2017, after an extended illness. The daughter of Iver S. and […]
Oct 26, 2017 /

Loretta B. Grosz

Loretta B. Grosz, 87, of Billings, passed away Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Billings Clinic. Loretta was born on March 1, 1930, in McLaughlin, South Dakota, […]
Oct 24, 2017 /

Larry Ralph Schanz

Larry Ralph Schanz, of Ryegate, passed away on Oct. 22, 2017, at Billings Clinic, after a battle with cancer. Larry was born to Ralph and Mildred […]
Oct 24, 2017 /

Marvin Allen Balzer

Marvin Allen Balzer passed away peacefully on Oct. 20, 2017, at the age of 86. He was the firstborn to John and Amelia (Reiter) Balzer […]
Oct 23, 2017 /

Dale L. Wright

Dale L. Wright, 82, passed away Oct. 16, 2017, in Billings. Dale was born Aug. 24, 1935, in Thermopolis, Wyoming, to Lloyd and Mara Wright. Dale […]
Oct 23, 2017 /

Benjamin Charles Flynn

Benjamin Charles Flynn, 83, of Billings, passed away on Oct. 18, 2017, following a brief illness. Ben was born on Jan. 2, 1934, in Pittsburgh, […]
Oct 20, 2017 /

Velta R. Morton

Velta R. Morton, 76, of Billings, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at the Billings Clinic. She lost a valiant fight against cancer. Velta was born […]
Oct 20, 2017 /

Signora Arlyne (Hammer) Sieverson

Signora “Sig” Sieverson passed away peacefully on Oct. 2, 2017, at age 95, in the loving presence of her family at Westpark Village in Billings.  […]
Oct 19, 2017 /

Thomas Edward Thelen

Thomas Edward Thelen passed freely away into the arms of our Lord on Oct. 13, 2017. He left our world surrounded by his family and […]
Oct 16, 2017 /

Gary Haworth

Gary Haworth was born in Billings on Feb. 17, 1948. He graduated from West High and served in the Vietnam War. Later, he worked for […]
Oct 9, 2017 /

Eric A. Winkler

Eric was born on June 9, 1933, in Billings, to Jacob and Irna Winkler. He was a letter carrier for the USPS for 36 years. His […]
Oct 9, 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.