Obituary Policy

The Miles City Star offers a brief death notice free of charge, which lists the person's age, hometown, date of death and pending services. Full obituaries with photos and wording of your choice are billed at the Star's open rate of $7.45 per column inch. For questions or to inquire about a free death notice, contact Denise Hartse at the Miles City Star at 406-234-0450 or email To inquire about a paid obituary, contact the Star advertising department at 406-234-0450 or email Thank you.


09/27/2016 - 12:32pm
Wayne Rufus Mulkey, age 88 years, went to his Lord and Savior on Friday, September 16, 2016 at his home in Miles City surrounded by his family. Wayne had advanced liver cancer that started from colon cancer he survived more than five years ago. Wayne was born on his family’s ranch on O’Fallon Creek north of Ekalaka on November 28, 1928, the son of James Rufus Mulkey and Muriel (Woolfe...
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:15pm
Danny F. Rasmussen, 65, of Miles City, died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, after a long battle with cancer. He was born on June 4, 1951, in Moorhead, Minnesota, and soon moved to Nashua. A graveside gathering will be at the Eastern Montana State Veterans Cemetery in Miles City on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:14pm
Duane James Stevenson, 80, of Big Timber died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Miles City, while taking care of his daughter and son-in-law’s ranch while they were on vacation. Mr. Stevenson was born in Bottineau, North Dakota, on July 9, 1936, the son of Curtis and Irene Stevenson. Funeral
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 2:10pm
Jack A. Drew, of Lewistown, MT, passed away on Sept. 8, 2016; just three days before his 87th birthday. Jack was born on Sept. 11, 1929, to David M. and Blanche (Archibald) Drew, in Sheridan, WY.  He joined two sisters, Beth and Jo. At the age of 14, Jack moved with his family to the ranch on
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 1:59pm
Betty Lou Hanson passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT. Betty was born January 31, 1923 in Baker, MT to Alick and Mabel (Geving) Beckman. Betty spent her childhood and school years in Baker. In 1940, Betty moved with her family to Kinsey, MT. On the