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.


10/30/2014 - 5:04pm
  June Marie Kuykendall Hannum died peacefully at her home near Kinsey on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.   She was born on June 13, 1929, in Clarkdale, Arizona. She was the third of four children of Alva and Sylvia Combs Kuykendall. Her family spent their early years in Skull Valley, Arizona, having bought the family farm there. The Hannums and Kuykendalls were already acquainted, as both...
Wed, 10/29/2014 - 2:24pm
  Duane Allen Leidholt, 60, of Miles City, our beloved father and hero, died Friday, October 24th, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Dad was born to Robert and Kathryn Leidholt on March 1, 1954, a feisty late winter day — a preview of things to come. He was the third oldest of
Mon, 10/27/2014 - 4:44pm
  Margarete Rice, 94, of Jordan died Saturday, Oct. 25, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born in Amburg, Germany, on Feb. 20, 1920, to Karl Perras and Rosenna Joust. After her father's death, she was later joined by step-father Johan Graml, sister Centa and brother Walter.
Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:45pm
  Mary Radman McCurdy, 97, of Broadus died on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Friendship Villa in Miles City with her daughters by her side. Mrs. McCurdy was born March 18, 1917, to Michael and Rose Radman in Brooklyn, New York. She attended school in Brooklyn through the eighth grade and went to
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:50pm
  Joseph C. Toennis of Surprise, AZ, formerly of Miles City, MT and Rapid City, SD, passed away Thursday Oct. 16, 2014.  Joe was a man of many hats and talents. He was adored by all who met him. Joe’s pride came from his love of his wife and their children, grandchildren and great-
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:49pm
  Florence B. Holmes, 93, of Miles City died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at Friendship Villa in Miles City.   Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in the First United Methodist Church in Miles City, with Pastor Jerry Collins officiating. Interment will follow at
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:47pm
  Peter Alan “Pete” Langdorf, 86, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Miles City. Mr. Langdorf was born in Helena on Aug. 14, 1928, the son of George William Langdorf and Ethel Laura Pratt Langdorf. He went to grade school and graduated from Helena High School in June of 1946.  He
Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:13pm
  A funeral Mass for Evelyn “Evie” Lecoe, 91, of Marmarth, ND was held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, October 17, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Marmarth with Father David Morman celebrating. Burial followed in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation for Evie was from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p
Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:12pm
  Word has been received of the death of Berniece Turnquist of Cooperstown, North Dakota. She is the mother of Irene Sallgren, Allan (Glady) Turnquist and Terry (Mickey) Turnquist, all of Miles City. Funeral services will be Saturday, Oct. 25, in Cooperstown.