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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

Josephine R. Bartels

Our loving mother and grandmother, Josephine R. Bartels, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, May 2, 2020. “Gramma Jo,” or “Little Jo,” as others […]
May 11, 2020 /

Myrle Jean Cook Theimer

Our beloved mother, grandmother and best friend, Myrle Jean Cook Theimer became one of the brightest stars shining in the heavens when she passed Friday, […]
May 11, 2020 /

Paul Leroy Mallow

Paul Leroy Mallow, 92, passed away May 5, 2020, with family by his side. He was born on June 3, 1927, in Chariton, Iowa, and was […]
May 8, 2020 /

William Emerson Shackelford

William “Bill” passed away to be with his Lord on April 27, 2020, in the ICU of Billings Clinic, with the loving care of the […]
May 1, 2020 /

James G. French

James George French was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on the evening of June 9, 2013, to Kris and Lindsey French. James was a […]
May 1, 2020 /

Kathy Jo Cochran

Kathy Jo Cochran was born on July 24, 1963 to Robert and Erma Cochran in the state of Missouri and grew up in Montana. Kathy’s […]
May 1, 2020 /

Louis H. Adler

Louis H. Adler, 85, of Billings (our father, grandpa, papa, uncle, brother and friend to MANY), peacefully passed away in the arms of loved ones […]
Apr 30, 2020 /

Thomas Levi Slagle

Thomas Levi Slagle, 27, of Joliet, passed away on April 25, 2020. He and his twin brother William were born on Nov. 22, 1992, in Yakima, […]
Apr 27, 2020 /

George Howard Selover

George Howard Selover, 91, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 20, 2020, in Billings. George was born on April 9, 1929, in Minneapolis. He was forever […]
Apr 26, 2020 /

Robert Kent

Robert Kent, 91, of Billings, died on April 20, 2020, sitting in his favorite chair. Robert was born an only child on July 24, 1928, to […]
Apr 23, 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.