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.


05/22/2015 - 4:17pm
  Terry Cline died Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at St Vincent Hospital in Billings, the same hospital he was born in 78 years earlier on Dec 27, 1936. He was the eldest of six children born to Art and Bicky Cline. Mr. Cline attended Billings Catholic schools, graduating from Billings Central in 1955. He graduated from University of Portland in 1959 with a degree in Business.  While traveling...
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:24pm
  Deborah Gay “Debi” Cline (Van Berkom), 59, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, after a courageous 12-year battle with cancer. She was born July 10, 1955, in Conrad, to Donald and Rachel Van Berkom. She lived most of her life in central Montana. She was blessed with two boys, Shane (Karyn
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:52pm
  A man from Jordan died in his vehicle when a suspected medical problem caused an accident Thursday night east of Miles City on Valley Drive East, according to Custer County Sheriff Tony Harbaugh. John Cooley, 59, appeared to have died from the medical problem and not injuries from the
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:51pm
  Thomas “Tom” Stanton, 49, of Jordan died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Garfield County Health Center in Jordan. Mr. Stanton was born on Feb. 7, 1966, in Jordan, the son of Thomas Franklin and Claudia Ann Wright Stanton. He grew up and attended schools in Jordan. Mr. Stanton met
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:48pm
  Our beloved wife, mother, sister and friend, Brenda Lee Falconer, passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Brenda was born to Barney and Pearl Gulbranson on June 22, 1964 in Glendive. Raised in Miles
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:40pm
  Ida Mae O’Daniel, 66, was born on Nov. 16, 1948, in Dickinson, North Dakota, and died on Sunday, May 3, 2015, of natural causes at her home in Miles City. A beloved daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she leaves behind her children: Terrie (Vince) Stafford,
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 2:39pm
   Norma L. Youngquist, 76, of Circle and recently of Bozeman, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, due to health problems related to dementia. Mrs. Youngquist was born May 30, 1938, to Norman and Lucille Olson of Garfield County. She grew up on the family ranch north of Jordan. After graduating