In West Michigan, winter seems endless and there are few things that are quite as exciting as the first signs of spring. You may feel inspired to visit the cemetery more often in the nicer weather, when the grass isn’t muddy, the path is clear, and the frigid cold won’t turn your hands to ice […]
Headstones for graves are significant purchases. You want to choose monuments that honor your loved ones, and that will stand the test of time. Black Monument has been serving families in and around Grand Rapids since 1893. They are experts on headstones. Here are (9) valued suggestions for purchasing (and maintaining) grave markers, monuments and cemetery headstones. 1. Before Purchasing a Headstone – Visit the Cemetary Black Monument’s advice is to visit the cemetery where […]
A cemetery monument captures the essence and life story of the decedent. To accomplish this goal, we work closely with you to select the best materials and designs for what you have in mind. We understand that it can be difficult picking out the right cemetery monument while grieving, which is why we encourage families […]
It’s difficult thinking what a loved one would want for their headstone in the middle of grieving. Fortunately, our team is ready to help you find the perfect cemetery headstone to honor your loved one’s memory. Continue reading to learn how to choose an upright headstone fit enough to carry a legacy. Get the Family […]
After a loved one has passed away, it can be stressful trying to find the right cemetery headstone that will honor their memory. We understand that families feel emotional after the passing of a loved one, which is why we’re offering our guide for how to choose a headstone. A headstone can be meaningful and […]
Whether you are pre-planning your memorial or choosing a cemetery memorial for a loved one, we are here to help. Most of us don’t like to think about death, which is why it may be confusing to think about the differences between cemetery markers, headstones, and monuments. However, it’s important to think carefully about your […]
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One of our memorial specialists will meet with you and a maximum of two additional family members. Thank you.