Choosing a Memorial for a Loved One

May 28, 2020 1:57 pm


When choosing a memorial to remember someone, it is important to look at the significance of the individual items that are displayed in the memorial. Some people choose to display a photo of the deceased or even just a small memorial item that represents their life. Others may choose to display an actual item that shows the person’s interests and hobbies. This is a great way to get a sense of what the person was all about.

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It is very important to choose a memorial that is meaningful to the person who has been memorialized. A photograph on a headstone is only a small part of the memorial. It is important to include a lasting symbol that can be displayed with the photograph or keepsake. This symbol should reflect a sense of who the person was and how they lived their life. Choosing a keepsake that will last for generations is a very good idea.

It can be hard to work out exactly the right wording on a memorial. Your funeral director can help with this. For help with the wording on Granite Headstones, visit a site like

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Funeral homes often display something from a loved one’s life with a memorial display. Some choose to display pieces of their life such as photos or artwork. It is also possible to make the display in the home where the deceased lived. The items could be placed in a frame or placed inside a room to give the memory of the person a place to stay. You can also use a keepsake box as a memorial display.