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.


02/27/2015 - 2:50pm
  Joyce Elizabeth Botnen, 95, of Miles City died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at Sidney Extended Care. Mrs. Botnen was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on Jan. 16, 1927, the daughter of Guy James Sunderland and Mary Elizabeth Loe. The family moved to Sidney in the 1930s. She grew up and attended schools in Sidney. She married Mose Howard in Fairview on June 29, 1939. For many years they both traveled...
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:41pm
  Owen Aaron Murnion, 38, of Jordan died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, in Jordan as a result of a farming accident. Mr. Murnion was born on July 10, 1976, to Joseph and Beverly Robertson Murnion in Miles City. He attended grade school at Jordan Public Schools, and graduated from Garfield County
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:39pm
  Ralph Andy Fillafer, 88, of Miles City died on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Fillafer was born on Nov. 29, 1926, in Miles City, the son of Andy and Mary Andrich Fillafer. He attended grade school in Miles City and graduated from Custer County District High School.