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.


02/24/2017 - 3:11pm
Surrounded by friends and family, Robert “Bob” Hinnaland, 77, of Circle died peacefully at the McCone County Health Center in Circle, succumbing to his battle with leukemia. He was born June 14, 1939, in Terry to Daniel and Gertrude Hinnaland. Visitation is today from 2 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Circle. Funeral services are Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at 4 p.m. at...
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 2:55pm
Walter John Hinebauch, Jr. went to spend eternity with his Lord and Savior February 20, 2017. Although he had been suffering from Pulmonary Fibrosis his passing was sudden. Walter was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. His family meant the world to him and everything he did was for his
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 1:12pm
Patrick “Pat” Talbot of Jordan died at Saint Vincent Hospital in Billings on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, after a short battle with cancer.  He was born on July 3, 1950, in Missoula to Claude “Bud” and Carol Huston Talbot. Graveside services will be Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017,
Wed, 02/22/2017 - 3:14pm
Krista Li Anderson, 49, of Huntley died surrounded by family on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in Mandan, North Dakota, after a long battle with cancer.  She was born Aug. 11, 1967, in Regina Saskatchewan. An informal celebration of her life will be at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in Miles City
Wed, 02/22/2017 - 3:13pm
Luana (Lou) King Wellems passed on from this world and joined the Good Lord on Feb. 19, 2017. Her family now celebrates the life of a truly beautiful woman.  Lou was born on August 10, 1930, the daughter of Otto and Rosalie (Gribneau) Myran.  She was born in Taylor, North Dakota and then
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 2:17pm
Peggy Lynn (Breen) Glasscock (Age 69) passed away peacefully on February 14, 2017, at Billings Clinic in Billings, Montana. Peggy was born on March 16, 1947, to Charles James Breen and Wynona Zehm Breen of Mildred, Montana. Peggy was born at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Terry, Montana. Even
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:40pm
George F. Larson, age 80 of Miles City, passed away at his home on February 12, 2017 in Miles City. George was born on February 8, 1937 in Madison, WI. He was the son of George B. and Mary E. (Klaveter) Larson. He graduated high school in 1955. As a child, he moved around a lot, eventually moving
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:39pm
Susan E. Brown passed peacefully with her family surrounding her in the Cancer Unit of St. Peter’s Hospital in Helena, MT on February 13, 2017. Born to Joe B. and Mary Louise (Rose) Olguin on July 16, 1953 in La Veta, Colorado. She spent her younger childhood growing up between La Veta &
Wed, 02/15/2017 - 2:43pm
Alfretta Kountz Mack Ofstedal passed away peacefully the night of February 8th at the age of 99 years old, at the McCone County Health Center in Circle. Alfretta was born January 14th, 1918 to Joe and Maude (Clariage) Kountz in the Watkins Community near Brockway, MT. She was the fifth child in a
Tue, 02/14/2017 - 4:49pm
Larry Ray Kuchynka, age 71 of Miles City, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, February 11, 2017, after a short battle with cancer. Larry was born on July 6, 1945 in Valley City, ND, the eldest of Henry & Shirley Kuchynka’s six children. The family moved to