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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

Isabell Monaco

Born in Fromberg, Montana, on Dec. 7, 1924, the daughter of Gaetano and Anna Ruberto Monaco, immigrants from Italy. Isabell died on Aug. 26, 2019, […]
Aug 27, 2019 /

Loretta A Ramus

Loretta left us peacefully to join family and friends on Aug. 22, 2019. She was born on Dec. 27, 1917, in Sidney, to George and […]
Aug 23, 2019 /

Laurence W. Petersen

Laurence W. Petersen died at home on Thursday, August 22, 2019, two days after his 77th birthday. His wife and four children were present, providing […]
Aug 23, 2019 /

Mary Lou Wempner

Heaven needed a teacher so Mary Lou Wempner was called home on Aug. 5, 2019, at the age of 92. She passed away peacefully on […]
Aug 16, 2019 /

Gene Burgad

Eugene “Gene” Burgad passed away in Billings on Aug. 14, 2019, at the age of 68. Born in San Diego, California, to Raymond and Regina […]
Aug 16, 2019 /

Marilyn Leola Gossens

Marilyn Leola Gossens, 77, of Billings, died Monday August 12, 2019, at Advanced Care Hospital. The daughter of Robert and Leola Moore, she was born in […]
Aug 16, 2019 /

Lois Mattson Dalthorp

A memorial service honoring Lois’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1108 […]
Aug 12, 2019 /

Charles Joseph Carlson

Charles Joseph Carlson , 55, of Billings, died unexpectedly of a massive heart attack on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019. He was at home with his wife, […]
Aug 9, 2019 /

Edith Gibson Malia

We lost a strong-spirited lady when the Lord called Mrs. Edith Gibson Malia of Billings home on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at age 91. She […]
Aug 9, 2019 /

Alice Iola Moseley

Alice Iola Moseley, 83, died in the loving care of RiverStone Hospice House on Aug. 7, 2019. She was born in Fromberg on Aug. 30, 1935, […]
Aug 9, 2019 /

Margaret Theresa Frazer

Margaret Theresa Frazer, 93, passed away on Aug. 2, 2019. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Margaret was born on July 4, 1926, […]
Aug 8, 2019 /

Cathy George (Bohling)

Cathy George (Bohling), 76, passed away in Billings on July 30, 2019 surrounded by her loving family and supported by a legion of caring friends. Cathy […]
Aug 2, 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.