Why Choose Us?

Over 120 Years Of Building Relationships and Memorials 

Grand Rapids Michigan's Most Trusted And Established Monument Company.

For over 125 years, families have trusted Black Monument to create memorials for their loved ones. Our roots in West Michigan date back to 1893. We were established ten years before Ford Motor Company, fifteen years before General Motors and thirty years before Walt Disney! Many families we serve are second, third and even fourth generation! Other families choose us because their friends, neighbors, funeral director or cemetery personnel recommended us. We are committed to helping families honor and remember their loved ones. 

Selecting a memorial may seem overwhelming. We, at Black Monument, are here to answer your questions and guide you through the process. Our caring and knowledgeable staff will walk you through the design process, cemetery rules and regulations, and the delivery and installation process. Our memorial fabrication process is done in house, ensuring the highest quality memorials. Over the years, our commitment to quality service and craftsmanship has always remained the same.

As a family owned and operated business,  we understand how important it is to honor and remember our loved ones. Whether your needs are an individual marker or an elaborate monument, we are here to serve you. Our office is open Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and evenings by appointment. We maintain both an indoor and outdoor display for your convenience. If you prefer, we may schedule an appointment to review our information in the comfort of your home.  Call, email, or stop in today. Treasured Memories…Celebrated Moments…Lasting Legacies…Faithfully Serving Families Since 1893.


Our showroom is open by appointment. Please callĀ 616.452.7802 with any questions and/or to set up an appointed time.
One of our memorial specialists will meet with you and a maximum of two additional family members. Thank you.