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.


02/09/2016 - 2:53pm
Dustin Roger Hickey “Gentle Giant” died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Odessa, Texas, due to unexpected medical complications, with his fiancée Virginia “Mariel” Vera by his side. Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, with the family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 12, 2016,...
Mon, 02/01/2016 - 2:57pm
Wayne Lee Hill, 62, of Miles City, MT, passed away surrounded by family January 29, 2016.  Above all, Wayne was a father, grandfather and husband. Family was his biggest joy in life, especially his four grandchildren — Payton, Sasha, Trenton and Maycee. Wayne was born November 28, 1953