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.


08/31/2015 - 3:20pm
  Hazel May Robinson, known by her family and friends as “Peg”, age 104, died on August 28, 2015 at Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City, supported by Hospice and family. Mrs. Robinson was born in Addy, Wash., on February 25, 1911, the daughter of Frank and Amanda (Goff) Newton.  During her childhood, her family farmed in Idaho and Washington. She graduated from Colville...
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 3:19pm
   Kathryn E. Leidholt of Miles City, Mont., died on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City in the company of her beloved family at the age of 88.  Mrs. Leidholt was born in Belfield, N.D., on March 27, 1927, the daughter of John and Mary Miller Herauf. Her
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 3:08pm
   Janice Margaret Just, age 65, died on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Prairie Community Hospital in Terry, Mont. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2015 at the Presbyterian Community Church in Terry, with Reverend Avis Anderson officiating.  Silha
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 3:08pm
  Mary Diane (Dee) George of Bozeman, MT died Aug. 26, 2015 at her home. Dee was born June 23, 1936 in Devils Lake, ND to Mary Ina Knukoop, moving to Miles City, MT with her family when she was 12. Dee attended Sacred Heart grade and high schools in Miles City, graduating in 1954. Dee was very
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:42pm
  Marie Eleanor Scharf began her life’s journey May 14, 1935, in Miles City, and ended her journey on Sunday, June 14, 2015, in Berthoud, Colorado. She was the youngest daughter of Anton and Catherine (Beres) Scharf. She grew up and attended school in Miles City. Her travels allowed her
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:41pm
  Joy A. Rogge, 84, of Broadus died on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, surrounded by his family at the Powder River Manor. Mr. Rogge was born on Feb. 2, 1931, in Broadus, to John Rogge Sr. and Helen Bultmeier Rogge in their one-room sod house, the 11th and youngest of the Rogge family. He attended
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:40pm
  Funeral services for Bevra DeHaan, 55, of Baker, MT will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 29, 2015 at American Lutheran Church with Pastor Bruce and Reba Kolasch officiating.  Burial will follow at the Askin Family Cemetery. A Family Receiving Friend’s service will take place
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:11pm
  Joseph Richard “Joe” Aberle, 77, of Miles City died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at his home in Miles City surrounded by his family. Mr. Aberle was born in Trail City, South Dakota, on July 2, 1938, the son of Mike and Catherine Aberle. He attended schools in Mobridge, South Dakota,
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:10pm
  Richard Edward Donetti, 66, of Miles City died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Donetti was born on April 13, 1949, in Miles City, the son of Sylvester and Evelyn T. Nigro Donetti. He grew up in Miles City where he attended schools and graduated from
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:34pm
  Charles Arthur Baird, 80, of Miles City died on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Baird was born on Dec. 13, 1934, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, the son of Walter Louis and Betty Root Baird. He grew up in the Belle Fourche, Rapid City, South Dakota, and Miles City