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.


08/30/2014 - 1:18pm
  Carroll Arlynn Swenson, 83, died on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. After a courageous battle with cancer, he died peacefully in his sleep. Mr. Swenson was born on June 2, 1931, on a farm near Northwood, North Dakota, the son of Corliss and Gertrude “Gertie” Swenson. He and his sister Eula Mae grew up on the family farm, and he learned to work...
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 3:35pm
  Alice Marie Swift, 83, of Miles City went to be with the Lord on Aug. 20th at Holy Rosary Hospital of natural causes. She was born as Alice Marie Isle in Brainerd, Minnesota, on April 1, 1931 and attended schools in Brainerd. Alice married Archie Leo Swift on March 22, 1946 and the couple
Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:42pm
  Wendi Jean Simpson, 40, of Miles City collapsed while working at the Forsyth Nursing Home. She died at 9:33 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Saint Vincent Hospital in Billings due to a brain aneurysm. She was surrounded by her family. Mrs. Simpson was born on Nov. 30, 1973, in Miles City to