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Monuments and Memorials for all Cemeteries
St. Charles Monuments offices are located at 1280 North Wellwood Avenue in West Babylon, New York 11704. St. Charles Monuments of Long Island has been family owned and operated for over 65 years. Our memorials are fabricated locally and we take pride in producing a cemetery monument in a timely manner.
When someone you love passes away, it can be a difficult time. After four generations, we have lost our own loved ones and know the feeling of confusion and disbelief. When it comes time to choose a style and type of monument, it is important that you are treated with care and quality customer service. We understand that by your family choosing our custom monument company to tell your family story, it is not a right but a privilege. We care about each family that walks through our doors. To best express your family and loved one through a monument, we take the time to understand your family's story. Your family's monument will represent countless memories and acts of love.
Although life may end, memorials last forever.
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St. Charles Monuments - Articles & Information
After a loved one passes away, making funeral preparations can be quite stressful. There are a lot of decisions that one must make, which can be especially difficult if they have never done this before. Purchasing a fitting headstone, arranging wake and funeral services, and choosing a cemetery can be somewhat overwhelming. In this post, we’ll discuss some of the considerations that you should make when selecting a cemetery for a loved one. 1. Which Type of Cemetery is Best? In some instances, the funeral home staff handling your loved one’s services may liaise with cemetery staff to arrange… Read more »
At St. Charles Memorials, we take great pride in commemorating our nation’s veterans on Memorial Day, Veterans Day, and in daily life. In addition to the great respect we have for their service, we also create upright monuments to honor them with military symbols. Aside from symbolizing Christ, the cross can, at times, symbolize victory. Occasionally, the anchor can represent a member of the navy. Like these meaningful symbols, the American burial flag is another crucial part of honoring veterans. Read on to learn the significance of burial flags, and who is eligible. 1. What is a Burial Flag?… Read more »
This blog post is intended to supplement a previous post about Cemetery Monument Cleaning Tips. After installation, your loved one’s monument will be a striking testament to the incredible, experience-filled life they lived. With a sandblasted surface, detailed lettering and a poignant epitaph, your loved one’s monument will help you to appreciate and remember every memory you shared. Unfortunately, as time passes, the monument will lose some of its initial charm and appear somewhat dated. With the proper technique, you can restore the gravestone to a much better condition. And without semi-regular cleaning, the headstone will continue to become more… Read more »