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.


02/05/2016 - 2:52pm
Jeanne Urban, age 97, died peacefully on Saturday, January 30 at Holy Rosary Residential Living in Miles City, Montana, following a brief stay there.  Jeanne was born Dorothy Jeanne White in Minot, North Dakota on September 25, 1918 to parents Helen and L.A. White. She was the middle child of five, growing up in a family which valued family, church, music, and education. She attended...
Fri, 02/05/2016 - 2:51pm
Danny Stein, 62, of Miles City died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Billings Clinic in Billings. Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at 2 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. Interment will be at a later date.
Fri, 02/05/2016 - 2:51pm
Michelle “Shelly” Ames (Old Bull) Bad Bear, 49, of Rapid City, South Dakota, lost her battle to the effects of substance abuse early Wednesday morning, Feb. 3, 2016. She had been sober for almost a year and was very proud of that accomplishment, but the physical effect of the abuse had
Thu, 02/04/2016 - 2:49pm
Jay Brandon Randall passed away peacefully at home on January 28, 2016. He was born February 6, 1936, in Wolf Point, MT, the son of Bruce and Evelyn Randall. Jay graduated from Wolf Point High School in 1954, attended college in Missoula and Bozeman, and received his degree in Civil Engineering
Thu, 02/04/2016 - 2:48pm
Daniel Kraft, 78, of Otter, died on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Saint Vincent’s Hospital in Billings. Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 5, 2015, at 1 p.m. at the Powder River Congregational Church in Broadus. Interment will follow in the Valley View Cemetery in Broadus. Condolences may be
Thu, 02/04/2016 - 2:48pm
Wendy Marie Vallejo, 66, of Broadus died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, and joined her husband, Victor Vallejo. Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus. Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral
Thu, 02/04/2016 - 2:47pm
Bertha Fredrickson was born May 9, 1920 to Karl and Caroline Schlepp at Wasson Flats, Montana. She went to see our Lord on February 1, 2016. Bertha met and married Walter Braun. To this union they had two boys, Dennis and Bill.  Bertha worked at many jobs during her lifetime. She and Walt
Wed, 02/03/2016 - 3:35pm
Sylvia Hafla, age 78, died peacefully on Friday, January 8, 2016 at Holy Rosary Residential Living in Miles City, Montana after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. Sylvia Mae Taylor was born in Forsyth, Montana on March 11, 1937 to parents Harry and Cecil (Anshutz) Taylor. Sylvia was the
Mon, 02/01/2016 - 2:57pm
Wayne Lee Hill, 62, of Miles City, MT, passed away surrounded by family January 29, 2016.  Above all, Wayne was a father, grandfather and husband. Family was his biggest joy in life, especially his four grandchildren — Payton, Sasha, Trenton and Maycee. Wayne was born November 28, 1953