Life's Memories Blog

Memorial Pricing — What is a Good Value? Part 2

Jul 08, 2015
When buying a memorial for a family member it’s useful to understand the factors affecting price, some of which I reviewed in my last post (vendor, grade of granite, monument...

Memorial Pricing — What is a Good Value? Part 1

Jun 05, 2015
When buying a memorial for a loved one who has passed away, many consider price first. It’s natural to make decisions by comparing prices. We all do it­—it’s the simplest way...

“What Do I Do Now?” When a Loved One Passes — Funeral Planning Checklist Part 4

Jun 01, 2015
Part Four — Key Documents to Locate and Assemble In three recent posts I’ve reviewed pertinent issues and tasks requiring prompt attention and action when a loved one passes...

“What Do I Do Now?” When a Loved One Passes — Funeral Planning Checklist Part 3

May 22, 2015
Key Notifications and Inquiries In two recent posts I’ve shed light on issues, matters and tasks requiring prompt attention and action when a loved one passes. Formally...

“What Do I Do Now?” When a Loved One Passes — Funeral Planning Checklist Part Two

May 09, 2015
Many of the issues and actions involved in managing the death of a loved one were addressed in my last post. We know it’s a tough subject, but the additional points below...

“What Do I Do Now?” When a Loved One Passes — Funeral Planning Checklist Part One

Apr 30, 2015
If you’re responsible for a loved one, you’ve probably asked yourself "what do I do now?" when faced with the prospect of death. It’s a gnawing fear rooted in uncertainty and...

A Stone Memorial is More Than Just Stone

Apr 24, 2015
Customers are often surprised to realize that Milano Monument’s business (and expertise) is far more than just selling headstones and statuary. Perhaps you’re among those who...

For You — The Milano Monuments Community Blog

Apr 24, 2015
Through many years’ experience serving our community it’s become clear that informed consumers have less difficulty navigating life’s tricky events. End-of-life decisions and...