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.

Obituaries

06/29/2015 - 4:17pm
   Carole Loraine Barbero, age 87, of Broadus died on Wednesday, June 25, 2015 at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. Mrs. Barbero was born in Miles City on Christmas Day 1927 to Gladys and Joe Irion. Her early years were spent at the L.O. Ranch on the Mizpah owned by her grandparents Ed and Jenny Irion.  Mrs. Barbero spent many years living in teacherages with her mother. She also...
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:17pm
  Edith Cunningham, age 92, of Broadus, Mont., died on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at the Powder River Manor. Mrs. Cunningham was born on January 29, 1923 at Sundance, Wyo., the daughter of Raymond and Marjorie (Bosworth) Roadifer. Edith grew up and attended school in Sundance where she graduated
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:15pm
  Garry Carter Schye, 68, died peacefully on Friday, June 26, 2015, at the Bozeman Deaconess Hospital.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Garry and Reva Schye; and one brother, Craig Schye. A private service and burial will be held in Miles City at a later date.  
Fri, 06/26/2015 - 6:10pm
  Barbara “Babe” Walla of Plentywood, formerly of Sidney, died on Wednesday evening, June 24, 2015, at the LaCasa Personal Care Center in Plentywood.  Wake services for her will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015, in the Fulkerson-Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Sidney. Mass of
Thu, 06/25/2015 - 7:18pm
  Jennifer Lorraine Bradley, also known as “Mom” or “Jenny B” to most who knew her, died on Sunday, June 21, 2015, in Miles City at the age of 54 years.  She was born in San Jose, California, and grew up in Fremont, California. She was the eldest daughter of
Wed, 06/24/2015 - 3:05pm
  Orphia Johnson Badgley, 95, of Sutter Creek, California, died peacefully in her sleep Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015. She was born on Sept. 4, 1919, in Hillside, to Ole and Allie Johnson, the youngest of five sisters. She attended school and graduated from Cohagen High School in 1936 and headed off
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:37am
  Robert Martin “Marty” Wilcox, age 63, formerly of Miles City, passed away on June 9, 2015, in Great Falls, MT. Marty is survived by his wife, Johna, of Great Falls; three sons, Patrick of Miles City, Christopher (Kate) Wilcox of Denver, Colo., and Matthew (Kelly) Wilcox of
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:36am
  Ida L. Nybo, age 86, of Miles City died on Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Cottonwood Care Home in Miles City. Ida L. Nybo, the first born of Chris & Clara Stathamin-Fredricksen, was born January 16, 1929 in Ainsworth, Neb. Together with her family, brothers Doug and Donald, and sisters
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:35am
  John (as his birth certificate spells it) Carl Metropoulos, formerly of Miles City, died on June 11, 2015. Known as the Miles City sheik, broadcaster and erstwhile sailor, he worked hard, created many things of beauty, enjoyed life some, though perhaps not enough, and at the end struggled
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:37pm
  Robert Martin “Marty” Wilcox, age 63, formerly of Miles City, passed away on June 9, 2015, in Great Falls, MT. Marty is survived by his wife, Johna, of Great Falls; three sons, Patrick of Miles City, Christopher (Kate) Wilcox of Denver, Colo., and Matthew (Kelly) Wilcox of