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.


07/26/2016 - 1:42pm
Lynne Marie Mathiason, 56, died Friday, July 22, 2016, at her home in Clarendon, Texas. Memorial services in Texas were held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in the Robertson Funeral Directors Saints’ Roost Chapel in Clarendon with Rev. Bill Hodges, officiating. Memorial services in Montana will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, August 4, 2016 in the Fallon Evangelical Church in Fallon, MT....
Tue, 07/26/2016 - 1:42pm
At 11:58 p.m., Friday, July 22, 2016, Kenneth Hom passed away peacefully from a year battle with cancer. Ken was born March 5, 1934 in Beach, North Dakota to Paul and Blanche (Davis) Hom. One of nine siblings, he was raised on a homestead in Brusset, Montana before the family moved to Foreman,
Tue, 07/26/2016 - 9:57am
Lee James, 72, a former resident of Belton, Tex., and employee of the Killeen Daily Herald, died after a lengthy battle with cancer, July 14, 2016, in Sun City, Fla., surrounded by family. Mr. James was born in Oakland, Cal., but raised in Miles City, Mont., where his parents, Elmo and Estelle
Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:02pm
Julio Guerreo Quiroz, 86, of Broadus, died Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at his home in Casper, Wyoming. Mr. Quiroz was born April 21, 1930 to Jesus and Victoria Guerreo Quiroz in Sonora, Texas, one of twin boys, born third of six children. He met the love of his life, Juana “Juanita” Soto,
Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:28pm
Dale Bennett, age 65, of Miles City passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016 in Miles City. Dale was born on August 4, 1950 in Miles City, Montana, the son of Clarence and Norma Jean Bennett. He attended school through his junior year of high school at Custer County High School and then went to Rosebud
Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:26pm
Doris Uden, at the age of 107, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday,  July 19, 2016 at the Holy Rosary Extended Care nursing home in Miles City, Montana, with family by her side. The world has lost a wonderful, loving and caring woman but Heaven has gained another angel. Doris was
Wed, 07/13/2016 - 2:20pm
Ruby Bernita Ullrich, 93, died Friday, July 8, 2016, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. She was born Sept. 7, 1922, in Scranton, North Dakota, to Paul and Mary Griff. She married Karl Ullrich on Dec. 5, 1948, and moved to The Watters ranch in Powder River County where he was employed. They
Wed, 07/13/2016 - 2:18pm
Jean Leidholt, age 88, of Miles City passed away on Sunday July 10 at 2:30 A.M.  at the Holy Rosary Extended Care with her daughter by her side. Jean will be remembered for her smile which could light up a room, her determination, her take charge attitude and her generosity. Jean was born on