Headstone Inscription Ideas

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Headstones from St. Charles Monuments can be inscribed with words of comfort and memorial sentiments. As a Long Island monument and memorial company, we are dedicated to honoring your loved one with a custom headstone inscription. To help give you some inspiration, we have composed a list of inscription ideas that you can use or use them as a basis to create your own. If you are looking for information on adding an inscription to an existing headstone or monument, please see our Memorial Needs for an Existing Headstone page.

Please note that this list is only a sample. There are endless options when choosing to memorialize your loved one through an inscription on their headstone or monument. Also, an inscription is something that can be added at a later date. When you are looking to enhance an existing cemetery headstone, St. Charles Monuments has all the services you need.


Common Headstone Inscriptions


Headstone Inscriptions

Monument Inscriptions

“In Memory of”

“Treasured Memory of”

“With Love We Remember”

“Rest in Peace”

“Remembered With Love”

“In God’s Care”

“Always In Our Hearts”

“Eternally Loved”

“Forever In Our Hearts”

“In Fondest Memory”

“Precious Are The Memories Of”

“Remembered Always”

“Sacred To The Memory Of”

“All Things To The Glory Of God”

“Love Lives On”

“Our Little Angel”

“And I Will Give You Rest”

“May God Comfort You”

“The Lord Is My Shepherd”



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“Thank you Marcus. We drove by the monument yesterday afternoon. My husband and I were very pleased. Thank you for giving us a gift of comfort and peace.”

Mary Amber

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“The headstone is beautiful. They did a fantastic job. Again my family and I thank you for all your help with suggestions and with the arrangements.”

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“My family and I visited my husband’s grave today. We were very pleased with the results. It looks very nice. Thank you.””

Mrs. Guginsky

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