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.


08/27/2015 - 2:42pm
  Marie Eleanor Scharf began her life’s journey May 14, 1935, in Miles City, and ended her journey on Sunday, June 14, 2015, in Berthoud, Colorado. She was the youngest daughter of Anton and Catherine (Beres) Scharf. She grew up and attended school in Miles City. Her travels allowed her to live and experience an abundant life in Illinois (close to Sister Helen), Arizona (close to...
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:41pm
  Joy A. Rogge, 84, of Broadus died on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, surrounded by his family at the Powder River Manor. Mr. Rogge was born on Feb. 2, 1931, in Broadus, to John Rogge Sr. and Helen Bultmeier Rogge in their one-room sod house, the 11th and youngest of the Rogge family. He attended
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:40pm
  Funeral services for Bevra DeHaan, 55, of Baker, MT will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 29, 2015 at American Lutheran Church with Pastor Bruce and Reba Kolasch officiating.  Burial will follow at the Askin Family Cemetery. A Family Receiving Friend’s service will take place
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:11pm
  Joseph Richard “Joe” Aberle, 77, of Miles City died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at his home in Miles City surrounded by his family. Mr. Aberle was born in Trail City, South Dakota, on July 2, 1938, the son of Mike and Catherine Aberle. He attended schools in Mobridge, South Dakota,
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:10pm
  Richard Edward Donetti, 66, of Miles City died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Donetti was born on April 13, 1949, in Miles City, the son of Sylvester and Evelyn T. Nigro Donetti. He grew up in Miles City where he attended schools and graduated from
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:34pm
  Charles Arthur Baird, 80, of Miles City died on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Baird was born on Dec. 13, 1934, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the son of Walter Louis and Betty Root Baird. He grew up in the Belle Fourche, Rapid City, South Dakota, and Miles City
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:26pm
  Thomas Evert “Tom” Kenney Jr., former Miles City resident, died in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. Mr. Kenney was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City, the son of Tom and Edith Kenney. He attended Sacred Heart School and graduated from Custer
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:23pm
  Billy Leonard Allmer, 61, of Miles City died Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Mr. Allmer was born on Nov. 17, 1953, to Jacob and Freda Allmer. In July of 1981, he moved into HAFLA Group Home in Miles City and attended Eastern Montana Industries until his death.
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:22pm
  William “Bill” Bryant, 90, of Miles City died Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, in Miles City. Mr. Bryant was born in Glasgow on Aug. 11, 1925, to Henry and Eunice Bryant. They lived on Gilbert Creek, near Haxby Point, until moving to Kinsey when he was 6 years of age where he attended
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:33pm
  Doris Lee Bell Hougardy, 81, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015.  She was the daughter of Clyde and Uarda Bell and was born in Kane, Wyoming, on Dec. 13, 1933, and delivered at home by her father. Mrs. Hougardy spent her early years in Powell, Wyoming, and moved with her family to their ranch