Scheduled Services:


MALTA- Leslie “Joe” Eskildsen, 94 a WWII Navy Veteran and retired farmer and rancher, died Friday, July 22, of natural causes.

    Graveside Services to be performed at The Malta Cemetery, Tuesday, July 26 at 10:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations of your time or money be made to any worthy local veterans group or other charity organization in honor of Joe.

ZORTMAN-William “Bill” Whitecrow 58, an Army and Navy Veteran passed away from esophageal cancer on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at his home in Zortman.

    Military Graveside services will be Saturday, July 30, 2016, at 1:00 P.M. in the Zortman Cemetery.



Our Mission

It is the mission of Kirkwood Funeral Home & Hi-Line Crematory to facilitate meaningful ways for families to grieve their loss and celebrate the memories of their loved ones. We will do this by providing information, options, and guidance with the highest level of competence, courtesy and compassion. We will provide respectful and affordable funeral, cremation and memorial services in a comfortable environment, always striving to exceed the expectations of each family we serve.  We will be the market leader in the facilitation and creation of meaningful funeral experiences.


Our Values

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Enhance the Customer Experience

In everything we do, we strive to meet and exceed the expectations of the families we serve. We will be known in our community for our commitment to excellence in service, personnel and products.

Commitment to Aftercare

We will provide aftercare and support services for grieving families for as long as there is a need.

Commitment to our Team

We are committed to team respect, trust, communication and accountability. We pledge to provide a work environment in which each member is encouraged to his/her maximum potential; where they find personal satisfaction from the employment experience.

Superior Facilities

We are committed to continually improving our facilities such that they provide a comfortable, safe and worry free environment.

Community Leadership

We will serve our community as an educational and informational resource center. We give back to our community through civic service organizations and a local church.

How to contact us.



Postal address

P. O. Box 429        
202 South Second Street East
Malta, Montana 59538

Electronic mail

General Information:
Garren Kirkwood: