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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

Charles ‘Charlie’ Allen

Charlie left us on the first day of summer, June 21, 2019, to join his parents Henry and Agnes Allen. Born Jan. 9, 1937, he […]
Jun 24, 2019 /

Katharine ‘Kathy’ Lloyd McKibbin

Katharine “Kathy” Lloyd McKibbin, of Billings, died peacefully at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City, surrounded by her family, on June […]
Jun 21, 2019 /

Eloise Anna Hippensteel

Eloise Anna Hippensteel nee Shideler, age 101, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Mission Ridge in Billings. She was born on Nov. 10, 1917, […]
Jun 18, 2019 /

Fred Forcella

Fred Forcella, 75, of Terry, died suddenly at Saint Vincent’s Hospital in Billings, due to heart complications. Fred was born on Oct. 17, 1943 in Butte, […]
Jun 18, 2019 /

Emma Sue Rowan

Emma Sue Rowan, age 14, thrived beautifully and wonderfully in her hometown, Billings. Already our angel on Earth, she received her wings on June 12, […]
Jun 17, 2019 /

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 /

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.