Obituary Policy

The Miles City Star offers both free and paid obituaries. Free obituaries have no photo and follow a standard newspaper format. Most of the obituaries visible on this page are examples of that format. Paid obituaries include a photo and wording of your choice and are billed at the open rate of $7.45 per column inch.


04/15/2014 - 3:25pm
  Gladys Stanton, 78, of Jordan died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the Billings Clinic. She battled cancer for many years, but was taken by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Gladys Mae Hogue was born to Bill and Gladys Hogue on Nov. 16, 1935, in Nebraska. Her family moved to Montana and she attended high school in Terry.   One summer, while in Jordan, she and her friend...
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:22pm
  Patricia Kaye Christopherson died peacefully at her home in Kalispell on the morning of April 10, 2014. Patricia was born on October 26, 1932, in Falls City, Nebraska — the fifth and youngest child of Edgar John Trayer and Lela Deaton Trayer. She was raised in Nebraska, Denver and
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:21pm
  Eva Buckingham Youngbauer, age 93, of Miles City, Montana, joined her husband, Ray Youngbauer, on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Eva was born on September 20, 1920 in Terry Montana to Roy and Myrtle Bice Buckingham. The family lived in Terry where Eva attended all 12 grades of school, graduating
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:59pm
  Eva Myrtle Buckingham Youngbauer, 93, of Miles City died Thursday March 27, 2014, in Belle Fourche, S.D. She was born in Terry on Sept. 20, 1920, the daughter of Roy and Myrtle Bice Buckingham. She grew up and attended school in Terry.  Mrs. Youngbauer was a registered nursing,
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:58pm
  Margaret Marie Forster Eissinger, 90, of Circle died at the Eastern Montana Veterans Home in Glendive on April 5, 2014. Mrs. Eissinger was born on Feb. 18, 1924, in St. Paul, Minn., to William and Minnie Carlson Forster. At the age of 3 years, she moved to Brockway with her family and
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:57pm
   Pete Raymond Muri, 78, of Miles City died at his home on Monday, April 7, 2014, surrounded by his family and loved ones after a three-year journey with cancer. Mr. Muri was born the youngest of nine children on the family ranch near Cartersville on June 12, 1935, to Rasmus and Nellie
Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:19pm
  Mark Craig Collins, 52, of Broadus died Thursday, April 3, 2014, at his home in Broadus after a courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side. Mr. Collins was born Nov. 18, 1961, in Miles City to Larry and Sharon Hagadone Collins. He grew up on the family ranch and attended grade
Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:18pm
  Ronald George ªRon” Kiosse, 64, of Terry, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He was called the poster child for glioblastoma multiforme because he survived it for such a
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:00pm
  Orville B. Ronning of Miles City died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Friendship Villa in Miles City.  He was born on March 31, 1926, to Edward and Anna Autinson Ronning. Mr. Ronning was raised on the family farm at Rock Springs along with his three sisters and one brother. On June 10
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:57am
  On the morning of Tuesday, April 1, 2014, Donald “Don” Earl Oversen died peacefully of natural causes at the Miles City Veterans Affairs Community Living Center. His son, Gary Oversen, was with him. Mr. Oversen was born at home on Jan. 12, 1924, in Sidney to Niels Peter and Julia