Monuments of Distinction is the name we have given to several family owned monument
and headstone service companies located in the greater Philadelphia area (South Jersey). Our specialty is custom designed
headstones. Please see our Monuments of Distinction locations.
Our intention is to let you know that
"We are here for you." It's just a simple saying, but we think it says quite a bit. The Monuments of Distinction
family is committed to meeting your family's memorial needs. If you are in the area please feel free to stop in to ask
a question or just to see a friendly face. We are family serving family.
From our family to yours...
Relating to the needs of area families
takes a special kind of understanding, one which we have nurtured over the years. Our understanding of family care comes from
many years of memorial experience. Some of our locations have been servicing families for over 100 years. We have grown up
with our community and we respond to each family's needs as if they were our own. We are committed to providing you with
excellent products and services in your time of need by:
a wide variety of monument and headstone types and designs
- Providing only
the highest quality materials and workmanship
- Maintaining an experienced,
compassionate staff to serve you
- Providing convenient office hours and
home appointments upon request
- Serving all religions and ethnic backgrounds
Fom modest to magnificent, we have memorials to fit any budget.
Where do I start? - This brief article will get you started on the process of getting a headstone for
your loved one. If you are not familiar with this process here are the four basic steps.
What is a Monument? - The word monument comes to us from a Latin root word that means "remind."
This is very fitting because the main reason for putting up a monument is to remind us of a loved one who has passed. A good
article on the basic concept of monuments.
How to buy a headstone - This article is about "How to buy a headstone." When a loved one has passed
away we are left with a terrible void in our lives. One way for us to commemorate the one we so dearly miss is by designing
and placing an appropriate headstone for that person. For other types of memorials see unique-memorials.com.
Headstone Prices - Most people do not think about headstone prices until the need arises. After the loss
of a loved one it's really hard to focus on getting the "best deal". Knowing a few basics can go a long way
to giving you piece of mind.
Headstone Design - You want the best memorial for your loved one. Take the mystery out of headstone design.
Before committing to a particular design, thoroughly consider these aspects of headstone design.
Headstone FAQ - Read these frequently asked questions about headstones and memorials in general.
Headstone Accessories - Descriptions of the main types of accessories - Flower Vases, Monument Portraits,
Eternal Lights, Flag Holders, Cremation Urns etc.