A detailed list of Arlington National Cemetery burial rites including costs, headstone information, military honors, and assignment of gravesites can be found under Funeral Information on the Arlington National Cemetery website.
This can be a good option for people who are looking for a traditional headstone design.Completely bespoke services are a great option for people looking for something a little different.
The Department of Veteran Affairs maintains a listing of veteran burials, including those who are buried in a veteran's cemetery and those who received a government headstone.
Many monument companies supplying headstones will help to walk people through the different steps of designing a headstone or choosing from free designs for headstones.
This ranges from complete bespoke design where the company creates a headstone from scratch through to companies that offer a customization or personalization service.
You have two options for headstone phrases; you can choose one that talks about how you feel about your loved one or one that reflects the person's life or death.
Companies that offer a customization and personalization service will have a range of standard headstone designs that can be customized in many different ways.
A headstone will be a memorial to a loved one for many years to come and with a little planning, will be a long lasting tribute and place of remembrance.
Thunder was rumbling in the distance as she grabbed her phone off the headstone and started back to Ed.
He walked down the hill, pausing a reverent moment at the headstone, and then ducked under a limb as he continued down the hill.