Headstone Engraving



Headstone engraving is something that is being done more and more, and which is often seen in cemeteries. And for good reason: it helps personalize the funeral monument and show your love for the deceased uniquely.

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Headstone engraving and lettering

A granite headstone engraving may consist of one or more elements at once; there are not really any rules for this. It’s up to you to choose the type of engraving and lettering that suits you in order to honor your loved one.

What can you have engraved?

Whether it’s a quotation, a personal phrase, a religious symbol, a drawing, or even a photo engraving on a headstone, it helps give the memorial stone a unique look. We offer custom designs to meet all your requirements

What are our restoration services?

For your engraving, we also offer you different monument restoration services.

Monument cleaning

Do you need monument cleaning service? Indeed, headstones wear out, become discolored, and can break over time. To ensure that all your children and your children’s children can pay tribute to their ancestors, funeral monuments should be regularly cleaned and restored.

Repaint the letters

If it is not maintained, the lettering can wear out to the point that it is no longer readable. Lettering repainting is therefore, likewise, a service that we offer you at Martel & Sons. Our paint is resistant to bad weather and extreme heat.

All you need to know about engravings

We offer the following types of monument engraving:

  • Photo engraving on headstones
  • Stone engraving

If you want a granite engraving, our experts put their talent at your service. We have the equipment and the expertise to offer you results that meet your expectations, because we consider each funeral monument to be a work of art. If you need to reproduce the exact same lettering and layout on the stone, you should know that we have all the fonts.


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5 / 5 out of 9 reviews

“A big thank you for your excellent work ❤️ my grandmother urn is so beautiful and represents it perfectly 💐”

- France Lalonde

“Excellent service, very professional and a monument beyond our expectations.”

- Pascal Cadieux

“The company is professional and caring and I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you to the MARTEL&SONS company. Please know we are thankful and so grateful  for the beautiful engraving that was done for our beloved family members’ headstone.”

- Caroline Johnson

“The service representative Tami was excellent to deal with. She was professional, kind , understanding and most helpful. The service was timely and exceeded expectations.”

- Kerry Oleary