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.


06/29/2015 - 4:17pm
   Carole Loraine Barbero, age 87, of Broadus died on Wednesday, June 25, 2015 at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. Mrs. Barbero was born in Miles City on Christmas Day 1927 to Gladys and Joe Irion. Her early years were spent at the L.O. Ranch on the Mizpah owned by her grandparents Ed and Jenny Irion.  Mrs. Barbero spent many years living in teacherages with her mother. She also...
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:35pm
  Ida L. Nybo, age 86, of Miles City died on Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Cottonwood Care Home in Miles City. Ida L. Nybo, the first born of Chris & Clara Stathamin-Fredricksen, was born January 16, 1929 in Ainsworth, Neb. Together with her family, brothers Doug and Donald, and sisters
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:34pm
  John (as his birth certificate spells it) Carl Metropoulos, formerly of Miles City, died on June 11, 2015. Known as the Miles City sheik, broadcaster and erstwhile sailor, he worked hard, created many things of beauty, enjoyed life some, though perhaps not enough, and at the end struggled
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 2:54pm
  John Henry Habinck, 83, of Rapid City, South Dakota, died Saturday, June 13, 2015, in the Rapid City Regional Hospital. Mr. Habinck is survived by his wife, Marjorie, of Rapid City; his son; and his daughter. He served in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged. A
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 2:53pm
   Mae Crystal Schroeder, 81, died on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at her home in Miles City. She was born on Oct. 6, 1933. She graduated from high school in 1954. Her love of animals was evident in her life from the beginning. While in high school she rode horseback the 91 miles from Issaquah