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Personalized Memorials Portray Stories from the Deceased for Our children and grandchildren; Full-Time Memorial Designer is First in…

July 29th, 2013

Lakewood, WA (PRWEB) July twenty nine, 2015

Does a name, date of birth and passing away, summarize a life? Memorials get personal with the funeral home profession’s first full-time memorial designer. The actual director of memorial styles, Brian Montgomery, produces memorials for a group of cemeteries, funeral homes and crematories with locations throughout the You. S. which includes Mountain View Funeral House and Cemetery, Church from the Chimes Hayward, Church from the Chimes Oakland, Sunset Lawn Chapel from the Chimes Sacramento and also Skylawn Funeral House.

“Personalized memorials certainly are a vehicle to express to a story in regards to a loved one, ” said David Montgomery, director of memorial styles. “I’ve managed the actual creation of countless memorials over the past 16 decades that range in intricacy and size; still all of the memorials share a common thread – the window into the life of a loved one. ”

Personalized memorials are created by way of a collaborative process in between Montgomery and families to help him better understand the personality and values of their family members. The outcome is a one of a kind memorial tribute for an individual or a whole family. Personalized memorials can be found in many different styles, from a flat memorial having a photo for an elaborate memorial depicting the person or a favorite hobby.

Creating a Custom Memorial Cures

Within September of 2011, Dave Salove, who later on joined Mountain View Memorial Playground & Crematory as the general manager, started the memorializing his deceased brother, Christopher Salove. “There is no comfort looking at images or movies of a loved one if there is not a physical place to go, ” said Dave Salove, general manager of Mountain View Memorial Playground & Crematory. “Having which physical place brings significance and remembrance to my brother’s existence. The memorial was not for my brother; it was for the whole as well as future generations to remember the traits which made him who having been. ”

Dave Salove, with input from members of the family, collaborated with Montgomery to create a 36 by 36 inch black granite memorial illustrating his brother’s life. The design portrays a picture that juxtaposes Christopher Salove’s favorite horse as a child and his favorite dog as being a young adult within the similar setting. The memorial also includes a carving associated with Christopher Salove’s cowboy boots that a new distinct curled upward toe and a collage of 16 photos cast on a 12 by 12 inch bit of bronze.

“It’s an afterlife image of my brother, ” said Dave Salove. “The procedure for creating my own brother’s memorial remains probably the most individual experiences I have ever endured in my existence. ”

“It is so rewarding to generate customized memorials, ” said Montgomery. “It can make me feel like We have achieved something exclusive for that as well as also helps the actual families and individuals heal through the procedure. ”

Brian Montgomery designs customized memorials for a group of cemeteries, funeral homes and crematories with locations throughout the Usa including: Mountain View Funeral Home and also Cemetery, Chapel from the Chimes Hayward, Church from the Chimes Oakland, Sunset Lawn Chapel from the Chimes Sacramento and also Skylawn Funeral House. For more information, please contact a specific location.

ABOUT MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, MEMORIAL RECREATION AREA & CREMATORY

Established in 1915 and situated in Lakewood, WA. For more information, visit http://www.mountainviewtacoma.com.

ABOUT CHAPEL FROM THE CHIMES HAYWARD

Established in 1872 as being a seven-acre cemetery and also situated in Hayward, CA. For more information, visit http://www.hayward.chapelofthechimes.com. (FD 1240)

ABOUT CHAPEL FROM THE CHIMES OAKLAND

Established in 1909 as being a crematory and also columbarium, Chapel from the Chimes Oakland tops the list of cremation service provider in Northern Ca. For more information, visit http://oakland.chapelofthechimes.com/. (FD 1254)

ABOUT SUNSET LAWN CHAPEL FROM THE CHIMES SACRAMENTO

Established in 1938 as being a 12-acre cemetery regarding World War II Soldiers and situated in Sacramento, CA. For more information, visit http://www.sunsetlawn.chapelofthechimes.com. (FD 1023)

ABOUT SKYLAWN FUNERAL HOME AND ALSO FUNERAL PARK

Established in 1959 as being a non-sectarian cemetery in San Mateo, CA, a state-of-the-art funeral home was included 2006. For more information, visit http://www.skylawnmemorialpark.com. (FD 1848


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