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.

Obituaries

03/03/2015 - 3:22pm
Rosa set her path in life August 11, 1958, the daughter of Bill & Ann Gamble, Miles City.  A guide in her life was Family, Love and Faith. A woman of 56, grace and beauty died Saturday, February 28, 2015.  The end is better than the beginning, sad for family, she left behind, but awesome for her.  Rosa attended grade school at Roosevelt School, junior high at Washington and...
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:19pm
  David Coles, age 24, of Marquette, Nebraska, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015, as the result of a car accident. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, March 5th at the Evangelical Free Church, 1202 A Street in Aurora, Nebraska. Rev. Vance Christie will officiate. Interment
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:18pm
  Carter Jeffrey Powell died peacefully in the arms of his mother on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.  Carter was born Feb. 6, 2015, to proud parents Parker and Ashley Powell. Carter was born at 28 weeks and weighed 2 pounds 8.5 ounces and was 14.3 inches long. Carter spent 21 wonderful days in the
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:07pm
  Joseph Merle Lester, 73, of Miles City, formerly of Williston, North Dakota, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at the Veterans Affairs Nursing Home in Miles City. Mr. Lester was born on May 31, 1941, in Alexander, North Dakota, the son of Joseph and Fern Wehterelt Lester. He grew up in Charbonneau
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:03pm
  Ethel Rosamond Huson Swick, 93, was born March 19, 1921, in Dilworth, Minnesota, the youngest of four children of railroad steam locomotive engineer Robert Henry Huson (1884-1963) and Selma Rue Huson (1896-1967).  Her siblings have all pre-deceased her.  She grew up in Dilworth
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 2:14pm
  Ethel Rosamond Huson Swick, 93, was born March 19, 1921, in Dilworth, Minnesota, the youngest of four children of railroad steam locomotive engineer Robert Henry Huson (1884-1963) and Selma Rue Huson (1896-1967).  Her siblings have all pre-deceased her.  She grew up in Dilworth
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 2:50pm
  Joyce Elizabeth Botnen, 95, of Miles City died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at Sidney Extended Care. Mrs. Botnen was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on Jan. 16, 1927, the daughter of Guy James Sunderland and Mary Elizabeth Loe. The family moved to Sidney in the 1930s. She grew up and attended
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:30pm
  Dolores Carter, 87, of Broadus died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus with her husband Kenneth by her side. Dolores Bone Carter was born on Dec. 27, 1927, the daughter of A.J. and Gladys Bone in Rainy River, Canada.  On Sept. 14, 1949, she met the love of her
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:30pm
  Robert Michael “Mike” Anderson, 63, of Miles City died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at his home in Miles City. He was born in Miles City on Sept. 8, 1951. He was the third of seven children born to Robert and LouEtta Anderson. Mr. Anderson grew up on the family ranch at Knowlton,
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:29pm
  Montie Rae Martelle died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at the Billings Clinic after an extended illness. She was born the second of three children on Oct. 22, 1956, in Miles City to Merna Beeler Martelle and Robert M. Martelle. She was raised in Miles City and graduated from Custer County