A worthy memorial is our only way to show a lost loved one of our love when the person departs physically forever to us. We could build for our lost loved ones a simple headstone with a simple message, or an elaborate kerb set with headstones that are dressy and exquisite, as our signs of showing our lasting love and appreciation.
Usually, there is the classic lawn memorial that we build for a lost loved one, and there is also the kerb set memorial. With a kerb set, you are offered a stone border around the plot for burial. It would have a center area that can be filled with either stone chippings or earth, and can be in several colors.
Generally, cremation was discouraged in most religions in the past, but today, these religious restrictions have considerably relaxed and people are now opting for cremation. Nowadays, several people dislike the idea of their body to slowly rot beneath the earth, therefore, cremation is found to be an easy and fast manner of getting rid of their empty body. With cremation, the funeral proceedings also become more simple, and it is a fact that many people would prefer to leave simply this worldly existence of ours.
On the other hand, visiting the grave of a loved one is easy like in offering flowers, and some may find it difficult to visit a loved one who was cremated. This concern is solved today since many memorials are now available for bodies that are cremated. Cremation plots are available for those who choose to bury the remains, although there are also others who would opt to scatter the remains. In answer to the problem of where to visit a loved one, these cremation plots is it, plus it is less expensive that a burial plot and takes a much lesser space. .
There are now various choices for the memorial of your lost loved one, from plaques to cremation headstones to kerb sets. Headstones are usually made of granite and there are several colors and shapes of it from rectangular to heart shaped. If you want a unique shape, you can have it done, and add some motifs and beautiful images printed on it with your personal message. Furthermore, there are headstones with flower holders on it.
Kerb sets for cremation are also available with several choices, and these are pretty and not as big as those used on burial grounds. With cremation plaques, these can be elaborately done or simple, depending on how you want it to be. We must show respect to people’s own choices, and whatever it is, it should not get in the way on how and in what manner we want to build a memorial for our lost loved ones.