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.


02/17/2017 - 2:17pm
Peggy Lynn (Breen) Glasscock (Age 69) passed away peacefully on February 14, 2017, at Billings Clinic in Billings, Montana. Peggy was born on March 16, 1947, to Charles James Breen and Wynona Zehm Breen of Mildred, Montana. Peggy was born at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Terry, Montana. Even though she was born premature, she quickly joined her parents to live at the Old Stanley Place where her...
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:40pm
George F. Larson, age 80 of Miles City, passed away at his home on February 12, 2017 in Miles City. George was born on February 8, 1937 in Madison, WI. He was the son of George B. and Mary E. (Klaveter) Larson. He graduated high school in 1955. As a child, he moved around a lot, eventually moving
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:39pm
Susan E. Brown passed peacefully with her family surrounding her in the Cancer Unit of St. Peter’s Hospital in Helena, MT on February 13, 2017. Born to Joe B. and Mary Louise (Rose) Olguin on July 16, 1953 in La Veta, Colorado. She spent her younger childhood growing up between La Veta &
Wed, 02/15/2017 - 2:43pm
Alfretta Kountz Mack Ofstedal passed away peacefully the night of February 8th at the age of 99 years old, at the McCone County Health Center in Circle. Alfretta was born January 14th, 1918 to Joe and Maude (Clariage) Kountz in the Watkins Community near Brockway, MT. She was the fifth child in a
Tue, 02/14/2017 - 4:49pm
Larry Ray Kuchynka, age 71 of Miles City, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, February 11, 2017, after a short battle with cancer. Larry was born on July 6, 1945 in Valley City, ND, the eldest of Henry & Shirley Kuchynka’s six children. The family moved to
Thu, 02/09/2017 - 4:40pm
John Harasymczuk, age 90, passed away peacefully the early morning of the 6th of February, 2017 at the Eastern Montana Veterans Home in Glendive, MT. John was born August 7, 1926 in Chesapeake City, Maryland to John and Annie (Woznik) Harasymczuk. John was the eighth child in the family of nine
Tue, 02/07/2017 - 2:26pm
After an extended battle with Alzheimer’s, Vernon Victor Kaul, 78, of Billings, formerly of Terry, died peacefully on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, at Parkview Care Center in Billings. Mr. Kaul was born in Terry on Oct. 4, 1938, to Fred J. and Caroline Kaul.  Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 10,
Tue, 02/07/2017 - 2:25pm
Kimberley Duanne Evans passed away in her sleep on February 1, 2017 at her home in Billings.  She was the third child of Kathy Dobbs and second daughter of Tom Evans, born on June 17, 1980, in Casper, Wyoming. Kathy married Curtis “Bud” Biery when Kimberley was 8 years old and her
Mon, 02/06/2017 - 2:48pm
Evelyn Loraine Frees Stroh, 87, of Miles City, formerly of Colorado, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, in Miles City. She was born to Lawrence Edward and Etta Bernice Frees on Feb. 18, 1929, in Denver, Colorado. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. at 2:30 p.m. at the Valley
Mon, 02/06/2017 - 2:47pm
Dean Martenson, age 91, of Billings formerly of Miles City passed away January 30, 2017 at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Billings. Dean was born on July 4, 1925 to Peter and June Martenson, one of three sons and one daughter. He graduated from Custer County High School in 1943 and shortly