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.


12/08/2016 - 2:55pm
Donna Lorene Faber of Billings, formerly of Miles City, Montana, passed away on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from complications from heart surgery in Salt Lake City, Utah. Donna was born on December 12, 1954 in Wamego, Kansas to George and Helen Fouraker. Donna is survived by her husband Kevin Faber of Billings, MT; sons: Randy (Kristy) Harless of Laurel, MT; James Harless of Billings, MT; step-sons...
Thu, 12/08/2016 - 2:54pm
Earl F. Clark, age 84, of Miles City passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016, at the Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City. Earl was born in Brusett, Montana on February 4, 1932, one of seven children born to William and Ethel (Loomis) Clark. He attended country schools and graduated from 8th grade
Wed, 12/07/2016 - 2:49pm
Lorraine Yineman, age 73, Miles City Montana died December 3, 2016 at home with family and friends by her side. Lorraine Yineman was born on March 18, 1943 in Billings, Montana to Frank and Elizabeth (Buechler) Getzfreid. She married Kenneth Yineman in 1965. Lorraine worked as a nurse in Miles City
Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:23pm
Charles Terrace Meier, age 58, of Miles City passed away Friday morning, November 25, 2016 at his home in Miles City after a heart attack. Charles, better known to his friends and family as Charlie, was born in Valley City, ND on January 25, 1958, the son of Charles Henry and Mary Lou (Motz) Meier
Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:22pm
On the evening of November 27, 2016, Nannette Inez Morgan passed away peacefully at her home. Nannette was 64 years old. Nannette was born November 21, 1952 in Miles City, MT, to E.G. “Doc” Balsam and Loretta “Det” Waddell Balsam. She was their fifth child and youngest
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 3:53pm
Margaret “Margi” M. French died at the McCone County Health Center on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, with her husband by her side. Margaret Mary Inman was born to Donna (Pierce) and Earl (Pudd) Inman on Nov. 12, 1955, in Miles City.  A visitation will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016,
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 3:52pm
Eugenie E. (Johnson) Richards was born on Jan. 18, 1920, in Red Lodge to Louis and Barbara (Bessie) (Berniunas) Johnson. Her parents came to America from Lithuania. Visitation will be Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus with family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 3:50pm
Maureen Ann Patikas, 67, of Miles City, Montana passed away of cancer at Holy Rosary Hospice on Saturday, November 19, 2016 with good friends, Deb and Jo by her side.  Maureen was the third child born to Nick and Mary Grover Patikas on May 25, 1949 joining older sister Beverly and older
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 3:00pm
Lillian (Rath) Moos, 93, of Brockway died on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born on Dec. 4, 1922, in Gackle, North Daktoa, the daughter of Christ and Caroline Bieber Rath. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 2:58pm
Mildred S. Valach, 95, passed away peacefully at Prairie Community Hospital in Terry, Montana, on November 22, 2016.  Millie was born June 11, 1921 on the family farm near Tabor, South Dakota, the second child of Joseph and Marie (Vavruska) Sutera. She lived and worked on the farm with her