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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

David Arnold Miller

David Arnold Miller quietly went to be with his Lord at age 81 on Jan. 29, 2020. He was born on March 31, 1938, in […]
Feb 3, 2020 /

Richard Joseph Gruber Sr.

Richard Joseph Gruber was born on Oct. 4, 1925. He passed away peacefully at his home in Billings on Jan. 31, 2020, at the age […]
Feb 3, 2020 /

Ronald Lee Schuster

The Lord better be ready for some hard rockin’ blues cause the head of the band “Schuster” is on his way. Ronald Lee Schuster, a noted area […]
Feb 2, 2020 /

Coltin Wayne Geertz

Coltin Wayne Geertz, 16, of Billings, was born on Nov. 7, 2003, and passed away on Jan. 15, 2020. A memorial service will be at 1 […]
Jan 31, 2020 /

Diane Marie Billman

Diane Marie Billman, age 76, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, at the RiverStone Hospice Home in Billings. She was born the 10th […]
Jan 23, 2020 /

Merilyn Jean Ballard

This is more than an obituary; this is a love story that began in 1952 and lasted for 68 years. Merilyn passed away in her […]
Jan 20, 2020 /

Alan Lee Schlepp

Alan Lee Schlepp left this world on Jan 17, 2020, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by loved ones. In the days and weeks […]
Jan 17, 2020 /

James Patrick Baumgardner

James Patrick Baumgardner, our wildly wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, known for his big heart and big laugh, passed away peacefully at home […]
Jan 17, 2020 /

Kathy Burke Novak

Kathy Burke Novak passed away at home on January 14, 2020, surrounded by her loving husband and family members after an extended illness. Born on November […]
Jan 15, 2020 /

Pamela Jean (McCafferty) Crisp

Pamela Jean (McCafferty) Crisp, 51, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, with her family by her side. Pamela was born on June 10, 1968, […]
Jan 14, 2020 /

Beatrice June Spring

Early in 2019, Bebe asked to have another Christmas with all of her children in one place. They made it happen last month in San […]
Jan 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.