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.


09/24/2016 - 1:29pm
Reta R. Hart, 80, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at TLC Assisted Living in Miles City where she resided since early 2014. She was born in Lyman, Nebraska, on Aug. 14, 1936, the daughter of Chauncy and Artis Imus.  Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. A funeral service will be Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, at 1 p.m. at...
Sat, 09/24/2016 - 1:28pm
Louise Caren Baugatz, 69, of Miles City died Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. A Celebration of Life will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall, 119 N. Sixth St. in Miles City. Memorials may be made in her honor to the family at P.O.
Sat, 09/24/2016 - 1:28pm
William “Bill” N. Anderson passed away on March 13, 2015, following a short battle with cancer. Bill was born October 21, 1925 to Clair O. and Myrtle T. Anderson. He attended school in Arlington, CO and graduated from Arlington High School in 1944. Shirley M. Anderson passed away on
Sat, 09/24/2016 - 1:25pm
Howard Gottfried Gackle Jr., 53, of Brockway died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, in Billings. He was born on Dec. 11, 1962, in Miles City, the second child of Howard and Betty Gackle.  Visitation will be Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Circle. Funeral
Sat, 09/24/2016 - 1:25pm
Bob Bradley passed away on Sept. 20th, surrounded by his family at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings after a short illness. He was born August 16, 1948 in Miles City to Vic and Stella Gaglia Bradley. He attended Sacred Heart School and served as an altar boy for many years until his
Tue, 09/20/2016 - 1:28pm
Karl Bruce Rogge — loving husband, devoted father, doting grandpa, and diehard Montana Grizzlies fan — passed away on September 14, 2016, at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT, surrounded by his family — it was a beautiful fall football weather kind of day. Karl was born March
Tue, 09/20/2016 - 8:21am
A funeral service for Myrtle May Brown, 77,  of Rochester, Minnesota, formerly of Miles City, will be Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. at Ebenezer Congregational Church in Sidney with Pastor David Meehan officiating. Burial will be in the Richland County Memorial Park cemetery under the
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:15pm
Danny F. Rasmussen, 65, of Miles City, died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, after a long battle with cancer. He was born on June 4, 1951, in Moorhead, Minnesota, and soon moved to Nashua. A graveside gathering will be at the Eastern Montana State Veterans Cemetery in Miles City on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:14pm
Duane James Stevenson, 80, of Big Timber died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Miles City, while taking care of his daughter and son-in-law’s ranch while they were on vacation. Mr. Stevenson was born in Bottineau, North Dakota, on July 9, 1936, the son of Curtis and Irene Stevenson. Funeral
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:10pm
Jack A. Drew, of Lewistown, MT, passed away on Sept. 8, 2016; just three days before his 87th birthday. Jack was born on Sept. 11, 1929, to David M. and Blanche (Archibald) Drew, in Sheridan, WY.  He joined two sisters, Beth and Jo. At the age of 14, Jack moved with his family to the ranch on