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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

Michael Tomita Heath

Michael Tomita Heath, cherished son, brother, nephew and uncle, chose to leave this earth on June 18, 2018. He leaves behind his parents, Jim and […]
Jul 5, 2018 /

Floyd Hertz

The family of Floyd Hertz is deeply saddened to have lost our father and grandfather on June 22, 2018. Floyd was born on May 12, 1929 […]
Jul 3, 2018 /

Carl Christensen

Carl Christensen joined the Lord on June 22, 2018, after a courageous and hard-fought battle with a rare cancer. His mother and father, Viola Flynn and […]
Jun 25, 2018 /

Lila Rae Allen ‘Bunny’

Lila Rae Allen “Bunny,” 86, of Billings, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on June 18, 2018. Lila was born on March 13, 1932, in […]
Jun 22, 2018 /

Gillian Marie Brown

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Gillian Marie Brown, 31, beloved daughter and sister, passed away on June 17, 2018 in Minneapolis. Born on June 4, 1987, in Plentywood, […]
Jun 21, 2018 /

Delores Mathern

Delores Mathern, 88, of Billings, formerly of Lewistown, passed away on May 25, 2018, in Billings.  Her husband Frank preceded her in death on June […]
Jun 20, 2018 /

Margaret Ann Norsworthy
1929 — 2018

On June 15, 2018, Margaret Ann Norsworthy died peacefully, due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. She was 89. She was born Margaret Ann Bowen on Jan. […]
Jun 19, 2018 /

William Lyall ‘Bill’ Young III

William Lyall “Bill” Young III, born in Wolf Point on June 7, 1921, to William Lyall II and Tirzah Jane “Jennie” Smith Young, went to […]
Jun 18, 2018 /

Kathleen V. Pierson

ST. ALBANS, W. Va. — Kathleen V. Pierson died on May 24, 2018, in St. Albans, West Virginia. She was 101 years old. Mrs. Pierson was […]
Jun 15, 2018 /

August Jacob Schaffer

August Jacob Schaffer was born on Aug. 15, 1926, and passed away on June 12, 2018. He was born in the now historic Paris, Montana, to […]
Jun 14, 2018 /

Wilber Lars Jensen

Wilber Lars Jensen was born on Nov. 27, 1935, to Orvald and Eva Jensen in Iowa City, Iowa, and joined them in rest on June […]
Jun 14, 2018 /

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.