Stevenson & Sons Funeral Homes, established in 1962, serves eastern Montana families from six convenient locations. Our mortuaries are located in Miles City, Terry, Broadus, Jordan, Forsyth and Circle Montana.
Joseph D. Stevenson – Director
After graduating from Mount Hood Mortuary in 1980, Joe returned to the family business in Miles City. Joe and Patricia Riley were married in 1981, and have four sons: Jason, Scott, Mikel and David. Joe is a member of the Rotary Club, Elks, Miles City Club, Montana Funeral Directors Association, National Funeral Directors Association and Grace Bible Church. Joe relaxes by spending time at the barn with his Clydesdales. He also enjoys the challenges and rewards of car restoration, as well as being a pilot.
Patty Stevenson – Office Personnel
Patty was born in scenic Missoula, MT. She graduated from the Powder River High School in 1978 and then attended college at Montana State University in Bozeman, MT. Patty and Joe Stevenson were married in 1981, and continued working together at the funeral home in Miles City. Patty and Joe have four children: Jason, Scott, and the twins, David and Mikel. Patty is a member of Grace Bible Church and loves to watch sports whether on TV or in the stands.
Todd Stevenson – Director
Todd was born in Miles City, MT and is a graduate of Custer County District High School. Todd and Terri were married in 1982, and graduated together from Mount Hood Mortuary School in 1984. They then returned to work together in the family business in Miles City. They have two children: Tiffany and TJ. Todd is a member of: The Grace Bible Church, Montana Funeral Directors Association, The National Funeral Directors Association, Eagles, Miles City Club and the Miles City Town & Country Club. In his very limited spare time Todd enjoys gardening and growing trees, water activities and fishing. He also looks forward to spending any time at all with his four grandsons.
Terri Stevenson – Director
Terri was born in Redding, CA and graduated from Green Mountain High School in Lakewood, CO. Terri married Todd Stevenson, in 1982. She then graduated with Todd from Mount Hood Mortuary School in 1984. Terri and Todd have two children: Tiffany and TJ. Terri is a member of The Grace Bible Church, The Montana Funeral Directors Association (where she was President in 2009) and The Miles City Town & Country Club. She is also serving on the Miles Community College Endowment Board. Terri is actively engaged in Grief Support and follow-up groups as well as Hospice. Terri is an outdoor enthusiast, who savors the time she spends gardening. She relishes spending time with family, and most of all, spending time with her four wonderful grandsons.
Scott Stevenson – Director
Scott was born and raised in Miles City, MT. He graduated from Custer County District High School in 2002, and then went to Dickinson State University, where he got his degree in Business Management. Scott then attended Mount Hood Mortuary School, where he graduated in the summer of 2007. After working in Aberdeen, SD for two years, he returned to the family business in Miles City in 2009. Scott is a member of the Grace Bible Church, Miles City Lions Club, Montana Funeral Directors Association and the Town and Country Club. Like others in his family, Scott enjoys Montana’s outdoor life. He enjoys golfing, hunting and fishing whenever he can find some time for relaxing. Scott is honing his skills as a coyote hunter, and enjoys the challenges of calling them.
T.J. Stevenson – Director
T.J. Stevenson was born and raised in Miles City, MT. He graduated from Custer County District High School in 2005 and then attended Montana State University of Billings, where he was a member of the golf team for three years, and graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Following that, he attended Mount Hood Mortuary School and graduated in the summer of 2010. After graduation, T.J. followed in his family’s footsteps and began working at the funeral home in Miles City. T.J. is an active member of Grace Bible Church, Miles City Club, Town and Country Club, Kiwanis, Montana Funeral Directors Association and is on the Holy Rosary Foundation Hospital Board. TJ is an avid golfer, who visits the links regularly. Like other members of his family, he is also a fisherman, hunter and sports enthusiast.
Dustin Haycock – Director
Dustin was born and raised in the small town of Mud Lake, Idaho. In 1998, four years after graduating from West Jefferson High School, he married his wife Jessica. Dustin continued his educational pursuits, and graduated from Mount Hood Community College in June of 2012. Dustin and Jessica have three children: Tyson, Natalie and Caiden. Dustin started working with the Stevenson & Sons Funeral Homes in July of 2012. Dustin enjoys spending time with his family, and loves to take them camping and fishing. He also takes pride in watching his children play sports, and he loves to get involved and assist whenever possible.
Tammy R. Hutchinson – Office Manager
Tammy was born in Ekalaka, MT and graduated from Carter County High School in Ekalaka. She graduated from Miles Community College in 1996 with her Associate of Arts Degree and a Small System Computers Degree. She has been employed at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home since 1997. Tammy is a member of Grace Bible Church, and in her spare time, she enjoys photography and quilting.
Vanessa Gruba – Intern
Vanessa was born in Wyoming and grew up in Montana, where she graduated from Eastern Montana College in 1991. She married her husband Ed in 1989, and they have 2 daughters: Alexis and Mikenna. Vanessa was an elementary teacher and school counselor for the Miles City School District for 25 years before retiring and going back to college. She is currently attending the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, while working for Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. Vanessa is active in several community clubs, as well as a local Grief Support Group. She loves the outdoors, camping, hiking, reading, watching movies and football, and spending time with her family and friends. Vanessa is a member of the Montana Funeral Directors Association.
Frank Arb – Director
Frank was born in South Dakota and grew up in Northern Idaho, where he graduated from Bonner’s Ferry High School in 1978. He married his wife Susan in 1979, and they have 4 sons: Bradley, Loren, Andrew and Corey. Frank owned and operated Arb Insurance Agency for 25 years before selling his business and going back to College – after his children were raised. He attended the University of Great Falls, MSUGF and graduated with honors from Mount Hood Community College before coming to work for Stevenson’s Funeral Home in Forsyth. Frank is active in several community clubs, enjoys cooking, traveling with his wife and listening to music. Frank is a member of the Montana Funeral Directors Association.
George Simmons – Assistant
George was born and raised in Northern California. He met and married his wife Jan after he attended school in Utah. In the Early 1980’s they moved to Butte, MT where George managed the bakery department for the Albertson’s grocery store for several years. He then changed careers and began working as a Vo-Ag teacher at the Forsyth High School. He spent many years advising the students that participated in FFA, taking them to district, state and national competitions around the country. After more than 25 years with the school system, George retired. Now he and his wife volunteer as EMTs with Rosebud County Ambulance Department and he works as a Funeral Assistant with Stevenson and Sons Funeral Homes. George is very active in his church and community activities. He enjoys baking and taking trips with his wife.
Tobi Johnson – Office Manager
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In 1981, when Lynn was 11 years old, her family moved from Columbus, MT to Terry, MT. Lynn graduated from high school in Terry in 1988. Lynn’s son, Jared, currently lives in Bozeman, MT, but is planning a move to Phoenix, AZ. Lynn previously worked at the Miles City Star for 20 years in advertising. Lynn has joined Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home as a Family Service Counselor. In her position with Stevenson & Sons, Lynn helps families in our community and region to effectively pre-plan their services. Lynn enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends, along with working on projects around her home.