Somerville Memorials is here to disprove the popular societal belief that flat monuments cannot capture the unique designs and sentiments that upright counterparts have. Utilizing high-quality, durable materials including granite, bronze and marble, we’re capable of constructing aesthetically-appealing flat monuments of all sizes, shapes and colours to reflect your loved one’s spirit. Often a more affordable option than an upright monument, our selection of flat monuments all features our superior craftsmanship and range from more simplistic designs to more elaborate custom engravings. Our flat monuments can either mark a single grave or uniquely complement a larger family monument with each family member listed in the lot. If you have a design concept in mind, don’t hesitate to contact us for a pricing estimate.
Flat memorial markers are typically headstones that lie flat on the ground placed at the grave’s head. It is flushed with grass and is also commonly called “grass markers.” Flat markers come in various options with quality materials used to make them look elegant and aesthetically appealing. They are set flat and flush against the ground, and they are mostly 3-4 inches in thickness with a rectangular shape. We believe in creating customized flat memorial markers with engraved artwork, designs, and full dedication for your loved ones.
Flat memorial markers in Calgary are among the best choices for creating a permanent memorial for your beloved ones. Let us look at some benefits of choosing a flat marker:
Similar to a flat marker, pillow monuments are levelled close to the ground. We carry options that are flat or have an open-book appearance. Pillow-style markers differentiate from a flat marker as it elevates off the ground, slightly raised. The back slopes higher than the front side, which adds to the distinctive look. If you’re looking for a monument that stands out subtly, a pillow marker is a great option for you. Talk to our experienced staff to learn about the options we carry, and if it meets your cemetery’s regulations.