Personalized Photo Plaques


In moments where time and memories of a loved one softly call, Martel & Sons provides a tangible echo that never fades. As specialists in engraved funeral plaque photos, we bring together a unique fusion of empathy, professionalism, and unrivaled artistry. With our legacy rooted in five generations of family operation, we are deeply committed to crafting personalized, top-quality memorial pieces that serve as enduring tributes to those you hold dear.

When cherished memories of a loved one gently beckon, Martel & Sons offers a lasting presence that never diminishes. We specialize in creating engraved funeral plaque photos, blending empathy, expertise, and unmatched artistic skill. With a heritage spanning five generations of family involvement, we are dedicated to crafting personalized, high-quality memorial pieces that stand as enduring tributes to your beloved ones.

Personalized Funeral Plaques with Photo Engraving to Honor Your Loved Ones

Grief often presents a void that words fail to fill. It is through this understanding that Martel & Sons aspires to make this journey a little more serene. Our personalized granite plaques go beyond serving as memorial items; they act as beautifully crafted vessels that hold and reflect the life and love shared with your dearly departed.

Pay tribute to your loved ones in a unique way with a photo engraved on a funeral plaque

Embodying memories and emotions in stone, each custom-made plaque we create serves as a timeless monument. Be it a bronze photo plaque with custom engraving or a unique color plaque, it’s a unique way to pay tribute and capture the essence of a person. This process transforms a seemingly ordinary piece of granite into a testament of a life well-lived, a perfect memorial gift for the bereaved.

What are the customization options available for engraving funeral plaques with photos?

At Martel & Sons, we believe in the power of personalization. We understand that every individual is unique, and so should be their memorial. That’s why we offer numerous options of customization and design layouts, including various shapes. When it comes to engraving, we specialize in utilizing the timeless beauty of black granite, as it’s the only canvas that perfectly reflects the distinctiveness of your loved one. From the choice of natural granite to the actual engraving process, every detail is meticulously crafted to honor their uniqueness.

Modern Engraving Techniques for Accurate Reproduction of Photos

In a constantly changing global landscape, we blend age-old customs with cutting-edge advancements. By employing contemporary engraving methods, which encompass 3D acrylic engravings, we guarantee the precise replication of images onto your selected memorial plaques. This is achieved through the utilization of a machine equipped with a finely honed diamond tip. Our expert artisans meticulously engrave each memorial plaque with care, breathing life into the stone and crafting a gorgeous, long-lasting image.

Timeless means to preserve and share unforgettable moments

An engraved funeral plaque photo serves a dual purpose. On one hand, it is a timeless tribute that preserves your unforgettable moments with the departed. On the other, it is a beautiful symbol that invites others to share and partake in the narrative of your loved one’s life. From the main dates of life to the smallest life details.

An emotional and personalized tribute

We infuse each stage of production with heartfelt attention. Under our expert guidance, each memorial text plaque is transformed into a :

  1. unique
  2. emotional
  3. personalized tribute, resonating with the depth of your feelings and memories

Martel and Sons: Your Trusted Partner for Engraving Funeral Plaques

Martel & Sons goes beyond being just manufacturers. We see ourselves as partners on your journey of remembrance. With a legacy spanning over 100 years, we take immense pride in providing a professional, top-notch service where customer satisfaction isn’t just a goal—it’s a tradition. Our exceptional customer service team and our international customer base are testaments to our commitment.

Experienced artisans at your service for high-quality engraving

Our team of experienced artisans forms the heart of Martel & Sons. These skilled hands are committed to producing stunning memorial photo plaques that pay proper homage to your loved ones. We ensure every step of the process, from conceptualization to the addition of inscriptions, is executed with utmost precision and respect.

In summary, Martel & Sons stands out as the ideal choice, going beyond a mere service by offering a collective experience and a shared path towards honoring the individuals who have made a lasting impact on your life.

Through our personalized memorial photo plaques, we ensure that every intricate detail mirrors the love and respect you hold for your loved ones. From selecting the highest quality materials to engraving with care, we are committed to delivering a service that sets the gold standard for professionalism and personalization.

To honor your loved ones in a unique and meaningful way, contact us now to order your personalized memorial plaque. Let us create a family heirloom that will be cherished for generations to come.


The size of a funeral plaque can vary depending on personal preference and the intended use. Our typical size are either columbarium doors (12X12) or flat markers (16X9 being the smallest). We don’t have smaller sizes in stock. But, mention that every size can be ordered with a delay.

To put a picture on a memorial stone, you can use various methods such as encompass 3D acrylic engravings to etch the image onto the surface of the stone. Another option is to attach a ceramic or porcelain picture onto the stone.

A headstone is a permanent marker made of stone or granite placed at the head of a grave to commemorate a deceased individual. On the other hand, a plaque is a flat or slightly raised surface typically attached to a wall, monument, or memorial structure to honor and remember someone.

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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