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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

Marian Margaret Heinz

Marian Margaret Heinz was a first-generation American born to immigrant parents, Gustav Lindquist (Sweden) and Marie Kreuder (Germany), on July 3, 1926, in Chicago. After […]
Jan 5, 2018 /

Jocelynn Joy Galland

Jocelynn Joy Galland, 24-day-old daughter of Kashmire Kieling and Matthew Galland, passed away on Dec. 30, 2017, at the Colorado Children’s Hospital. Jocelynn was born on […]
Jan 3, 2018 /

Jean Marie Croft

Our loving Mother, Friend, and Sister in Christ, Jean Marie Croft passed away peacefully at the age of 91, on Dec. 26, 2017, in Billings. […]
Jan 3, 2018 /

Dallas Elliot Olson

Dallas Elliot Olson was born on Aug. 19,1955. He received his wings on Dec. 26, 2017, after a battle with cancer. He was born here in Billings […]
Jan 2, 2018 /

Doris Mae Schraer

Doris Mae Schraer, 93, peacefully left this world to be with Jesus on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017. She was born in Lambert on Feb. 25, […]
Jan 2, 2018 /

Richard Alan Procter

Richard Alan Procter passed away on Dec. 29, 2017, after a prolonged battle with dementia. He was 80 years old. On May 1, 1937, Dick […]
Jan 2, 2018 /

James Miller

James Miller, 71, of Billings, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. James was born on Aug. 7, 1946, in Grand Forks, North Dakota, to […]
Dec 29, 2017 /

Jo Lou Knoll

Jo Lou Knoll passed peacefully in her sleep the morning of Dec. 24, 2017. She was born April 24, 1933, in Billings, to George and […]
Dec 29, 2017 /

Vivian Marie Thorson

Our amazing mother, grandmother, great- and great-great-grandmother passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2017. Vivian Marie Thorson was born on Dec. 11, 1926, in Rothsay, Minnesota, […]
Dec 26, 2017 /

Stan Steen

Stan Steen was born on Aug. 17, 1940, to Mary and Orville Steen in Miles City. On Aug. 27, 1960, Stan married his true love, […]
Dec 21, 2017 /

Colleen Patricia Studer

Colleen Patricia Studer, 55, of Billings, passed away early Dec. 18, 2017, surrounded by her family. Colleen was born March 16, 1962, the third child to […]
Dec 19, 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.