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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

Rev. Charles Gorman

Rev. Charles “Father Charlie” Gorman, 91 years of age, died on March 29, 2020, in Billings, after having served as a Catholic priest in eastern […]
Mar 30, 2020 /

Veona Lee Wyman

Veona Lee Wyman, 66, passed away March 25, 2020 at home. Veona had retired from Dillards (formerly Hennessy’s), where she had worked for 40 years. […]
Mar 27, 2020 /

Mary Ann Schwehr

On March 25, 2020, Mary Ann Schwehr passed away peacefully at Avantara of Billings. She was 84 years old. She was born in Belfield, North […]
Mar 27, 2020 /

Helen Irene Fergus

Helen Irene Fergus passed away March 25, 2020, at her home in Westpark Village, with her children by her side. Helen came into this world on […]
Mar 27, 2020 /

Richard Kyle Yarbrough

Richard’s blessed soul is free now and has ascended; an angel who is happy and free. He passed away on March 17, 2020. Hospitalized for […]
Mar 27, 2020 /

Verene Oleen Nelstead

On March 21, 2020, Verene Oleen Nelstead passed away peacefully at the Fischer Cottage of St. John’s Lutheran Ministries in Billings. She was 89 years […]
Mar 25, 2020 /

Barbara Voeller

Barbara Voeller, 91, of Billings, passed away peacefully at home under hospice care on March 20, 2020. She was born in the family farmhouse near […]
Mar 25, 2020 /

Robert D. Scherr

Robert D. Scherr was born in Bismarck, North Dakota, on Oct. 15, 1938, to Michael and Johanna Scherr. He attended Fratt and graduated from Billings […]
Mar 24, 2020 /

Lola Joyce Dolecheck

TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Lola Joyce Dolecheck, 89, went be with the Lord on Friday, March 20, 2020, in Twin Falls. She was surrounded by her four […]
Mar 23, 2020 /

Nicole Kudrna Heiney

Nicole Kudrna Heiney, the brightest soul we ever knew, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. She was 35. Nicole was born in Billings on […]
Mar 23, 2020 /

Timothy Michael Duty

Timothy Michael Duty passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020. Timothy was born on Oct. 24, 1952, to Donald and Edith Duty in Lewistown. In 1957, the […]
Mar 18, 2020 /

Betty J. Kienzle

Betty J. Kienzle, of Billings, passed away on March 9, 2020, at the age of 94. She is preceded in death by her husband, Walt; her […]
Mar 13, 2020 /

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.