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.


12/17/2014 - 2:29pm
Phoebe Huffman Loendorf, 99, died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Phoenix, Arizona. Mrs. Loendorf, the first of six children of Walter and Katherine Huffman, was born on July 11, 1915, at the family homestead near Minnewauken, North Dakota.  She married Lawrence Loendorf on Dec. 28, 1936, in the Presbyterian parsonage in Billings. She was preceded in death by her...
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:25pm
  Funeral Service for Nancy Holly, 95, of Ekalaka, MT, will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 19, 2014 at Stevenson Funeral Home in Ekalaka, MT with Pastor Steve DeFord officiating. Burial will be in the Beaver Lodge Cemetery in Ekalaka. Visitation for Nancy will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:24pm
  Nellie Jane Kirkpatrick Prochazka, 79, of Miles City, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, after a very short battle with cancer. Her death was very peaceful and she was surrounded by her family. Jane was born Sept. 15, 1935, in Grand Rapids, Mich., the second of three daughters born to Raymond and
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:24pm
  Evelyn M. Worlie, 85, of Miles City died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Mrs. Worlie was born Aug. 13, 1929, to Jerry and Mary Bushaw-Good Linsebigler in Melstone. She attended grade school in Bascom and graduated from high school in Melstone.   She
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 4:33pm
  Bradley Rex “Brad” Bradshaw died Sunday morning, Dec. 7, 2014, after a six month battle with cancer. He loved his Lord Jesus and clothed in His righteousness he entered Glory. We have no doubt he heard his Becky squeal with delight as they were reunited. Mr. Bradshaw was born Aug
Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:54pm
  Alfred Galven Hirsch finished his 98 year journey peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at the Friendship Villa where he and his wife, Eunice, had resided for the past 18 months. Mr. Hirsch was the fourth child of Jacob and Anna Redman Hirsch, born Sept. 15, 1916. He was born at the family
Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:02pm
  Ira S. Carey, 62, of Elk Grove, California, died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. Mr. Carey was born on Dec. 27, 1951, the son of Del and Bernice Carey. He grew up on the ranch near Volborg and went to country school through the eighth grade and graduated from Custer County High School. Following
Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:01pm
  Lyle Swenson of Terry, beloved dad, grandpa, teacher and friend, died on  Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014.  He was born on Jan. 30, 1937, in Coteau, North Dakota, the youngest son of Sigurd and Sophie Sorlie Swenson. Mr. Swenson grew up in Polson with his brothers, Dean and Ernest. He