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...
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:32pm
  Frank Hout, 83, died peacefully at his home in Anchorage, Alaska, on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. Mr. Hout was the youngest of six children born to Dora Lippert Hout and Charles Hout on June 13, 1932. He spent his younger years on their small ranch located on the Tongue River, about 15 miles
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:30pm
  Marjorie Mae “Marge” Gibbs Waldo, 85, died Thursday, July 9, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care Facility in Miles City.  Mrs. Waldo was born on Jan. 3, 1930, in Culbertson, the daughter of Thomas and Lena Fehrs Gibbs. She grew up on the homestead near the Missouri River
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:25pm
Graveside services for Gary Carter Schye, 68, will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 11 a.m. in the Custer County Cemetery. A reception will follow for friends and family at the First Presbyterian Church, 1401 Main St.