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.


07/25/2014 - 5:20pm
  Through the years Gene Larson spent thousands of hours preserving historical images of this town, Miles City, his “little corner of the world.” Larson was born in Salina, Kansas, to Lee Robert and Anna Gertrude (Lindgren) Larson, in the Dust Bowl days of 1935. During World War II he and his family lived back and forth twice between Kansas and Seattle, Washington. During the...
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 4:18pm
  Raymond Stewart Sr. of Miles City was born on Feb. 4, 1929, and died Saturday, July 12, 2014. Services will be at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City on Thursday, July 24, 2014. Viewing on that day is from 4 to 6 p.m. and Rosary will be at 6 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be at
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 4:16pm
  Frederick S. “Fred” Rambur, 66, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, from complications due to hip surgery in Billings. He was surrounded by his wife of 43 years, Lotty; one of his daughters-in-law; and his two oldest grandsons. Mr. Rambur was born in Miles City on Jan
Thu, 07/17/2014 - 3:40pm
  Cheryl “Cheri” Ann Butts, 67, of Miles City died Monday, July 14, 2014, at Saint Vincent Hospital in Billings. She was born on March 6, 1947, in Champaign, Illinois, the daughter of Frank Dean and Virginia Kathleen Brown Garland. She attended the University of Maryland where she
Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:14pm
  Roy D. Volkman, 97, died Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Marin General Hospital in San Rafael, California, with family at his bedside. His death is attributed to the infirmities of age. Mr. Volkman was born July 25, 1916, and raised in Cottonwood, Minnesota. He almost reached is 98th birthday. He
Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:11pm
    Ronald Jerome Lee, 71, of Miles City, died unexpectedly on July 11, 2014, in Billings. He was a kind, gentle, happy man who will be missed beyond measure by all who knew him. Mr. Lee was born on Jan. 2, 1943, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the son of Gilbert and Marjorie Lee. He graduated