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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

Betty Trusler

Betty Trusler passed away on April 29, 2017, at Mission Ridge. Betty loved to spend her time with family, and gardening. She is survived by daughter Sharon […]
May 4, 2017 /

Tom Uzelac

On the rainy afternoon of April 28, 2017, my dad, Tom Uzelac, left for heaven at the age of 93. True to the tough and […]
May 1, 2017 /

Marie Rose Browning

MARIN COUNTY, Calif. — Marie Rose Browning, widow of Judge James R Browning of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, passed away peacefully in Marin […]
May 1, 2017 /

Jeanne Whitney Koch

Jeanne Whitney Koch was born in Billings on March 11, 1941. She was a beautiful and precocious child. Jeanne traveled a lot as a child when […]
Apr 28, 2017 /

Michael Jay Gaub

Michael Jay Gaub, 54, of Billings, passed away on April 26, 2017, at Billings Clinic, surrounded by his wife and twin daughters, Erin and Emily. […]
Apr 27, 2017 /

Dennis Lee Hove

Dennis Lee Hove, “Pete,” 69, of Billings, passed away Saturday morning, April 22, 2017, at Valley Health Care Center, with his family by his side, after […]
Apr 26, 2017 /

Marcella ‘Sally’ (Fasching) Rogina

Marcella “Sally” (Fasching) Rogina passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017, after a two-year battle with cancer. She was an amazing mother, grandma and great-grandma. She […]
Apr 25, 2017 /

Patricia E. Hammerel

Patricia E. Hammerel, 92 of Billings, passed away, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. The daughter of Clyde and Daphne Elbert, she was born December 10, 1924 in […]
Apr 21, 2017 /

Mitchell William Erdmann

Mitchell William Erdmann, 55, died peacefully on April 19, 2017, with family by his side. He was born in Billings to William Gene and Marcella Louise […]
Apr 21, 2017 /

Phyllis Bellingham

We lost our beautiful Montana born and raised Phyllis Bellingham on April 20, 2017, in Billings. She passed quietly, without pain, at the Billings Clinic […]
Apr 21, 2017 /

Lois Morin

Lois Morin, 99, of Billings, passed away on Dec. 15, 2016.  An Open House Luncheon in honor of Lois’ will be held in the Lodge […]
Apr 20, 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.