Obituary Policy

The Miles City Star offers a brief death notice free of charge, which lists the person's age, hometown, date of death and pending services. Full obituaries with photos and wording of your choice are billed at the Star's open rate of $7.45 per column inch. For questions or to inquire about a free death notice, contact Denise Hartse at the Miles City Star at 406-234-0450 or email To inquire about a paid obituary, contact the Star advertising department at 406-234-0450 or email Thank you.


10/14/2016 - 2:20pm
Irene Agnes Sloan, a Miles City resident, passed away on October 10, 2016 at Butterfly Homes Assisted Living in Billings, Montana.  Irene celebrated her 99th Birthday in June with her family at her side.  Irene was born June 20, 1917 to William and Anna Kearin in Ramona, South Dakota.  She married Arnold J. Sloan in Crosby, North Dakota prior to making their home in Miles City, Mt...
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 8:42am
Howard Eugene Quinlan, age 89 of Forsyth, passed away on October 8, 2016 at the TLC assisted living home in Forsyth with family by his side. Howard was born on November 12, 1926 in Forsyth, MT to Joe R. and Emma (Scheidt) Quinlan. He grew up on the family ranch on Smith Creek where he attended
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 8:40am
Kimberly Mandell Sanderson, 60, went to be with her heavenly Father on September 30, 2016 following a brief illness. She was born in Santa Monica, California on September 29, 1956 to Harold and Helen Puckett.  She spent her early years in California, moving to Montana with her family in 1983.
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 1:52pm
Linda Alma Irion, 91, of Terry died Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, at the Prairie Community Hospital in Terry. She was born Aug. 6, 1925, in Marsh, to Adam and Anna Marie (Necker) Kalmback. Visitation will be Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Terry. Funeral
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 11:20am
James Mitchell was born December 3rd, 1915 the youngest child of James A. and Reca Mitchell in Malta, Montana. His young life was full of adventures with his brothers and sisters; always including horses, cattle and a multitude of pets. He attended elementary school in rural Phillips County which
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 11:20am
Jessica Stickney, loving and beloved wife of Edwin Stickney, died at Billings Clinic hospital on Tuesday, October 4th. She was known by family and friends as a person of wisdom and wit. Many considered her a role model and inspiration throughout her life. She was a member of numerous local, state