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.


07/27/2015 - 3:13pm
  On the afternoon of Wednesday, July 22, 2015, Wanda Bickle peacefully died surrounded by her family. At the time of her death, she was 86 years of age. Wanda Louise Atkinson Bickle was born in Ekalaka on Dec. 31, 1928. She was the seventh of eight children born to Charles and Hattie Bergstrom Atkinson. She grew up on the family homestead near Ekalaka and attended school there. Life as a...
Mon, 07/27/2015 - 3:12pm
  Betty Maxine Fandrich, 77, of Miles City died peacefully on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, with family by her side. Mrs. Fandrich was born on Dec. 26, 1937, as the youngest of four siblings and only daughter to Carl Sr. and Sara Wohlgenant. She was raised on the family homestead at Kinsey where
Mon, 07/27/2015 - 3:11pm
  Alice Francis Weyerbacher, 83, died Thursday, July 23, 2015, surrounded by her family and loved ones, following a battle with failing health. Mrs. Weyerbacher was born on Feb. 25, 1932, in Belleville, Kansas. The daughter of Roscoe “Jack” and Ines Greenfield, she was the third of
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 4:29pm
  Evelyn Louise Withington Convery, 88, of Terry, died peacefully surrounded by love, prayer and song, on Sunday, July 19, 2015, at her home in Terry. Mrs. Convery was born on June 9, 1927, in Spring Lake, New Jersey, the daughter of Evelyn (Grauer) and Richard Withington Sr. She grew up in
Fri, 07/24/2015 - 4:28pm
  Billy K. “Bill” Loberg, 61, died on Monday, July 20, 2015, at the McCone County MAF as a result of a tragic work accident. Mr. Loberg was born on Aug. 28, 1953, in Glendive, the son of Gardner “Red” Loberg and Patricia R. Gertison. He was a lifelong resident of Circle
Tue, 07/21/2015 - 8:12pm
  Carleen V. Albertson, 79, of Great Falls died Monday, July 13, 2015, at the Hosanna Assisted Living Home. She was born to Ernest W. “Ole” Jensen and Tressie “Kay” Hughes on March 14, 1936, in Miles City. She attended grade schools in the Miles City area and graduated
Tue, 07/21/2015 - 8:11pm
  James Wilburn Davis Jr. died at Eastern Montana Veterans Home in Glendive on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Mr. Davis was born on June 11, 1949, in Bay, Arkansas. He enlisted in the Air Force on June 16, 1966. Mr. Davis went through basic training in Texas at Lackland Air Force Base. He served as a
Mon, 07/20/2015 - 4:21pm
  Esther Louise Donnelly, 80, of Miles City died peacefully the morning of Friday, July 17, 2015.   Louise, as her family and friends knew her, began life as Esther Louise Niles on Dec. 11, 1934. Born on the Niles family ranch, near O’Neill on the Powder River between Miles
Mon, 07/20/2015 - 4:20pm
  Richard J. “Dick” Ehli, “Dad, Grandpa and Great Grandpa,” 89, of Circle, died on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, while at the McCone County Health Center. Mr. Ehli was born May 26, 1926 to Rapheal J. and Mathilda Tillye Koch Ehli in Dickinson, North Dakota. He was the last
Mon, 07/20/2015 - 4:19pm
  Funeral services for Betty Jean Stepper, 86, of Terry were Monday morning, July 20, 2015, in the Community Presbyterian Church in Terry with a reception to follow. Interment was in the Prairie County Cemetery in Terry. Mrs. Stepper died Thursday, July 16, 2015.