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Epitaphs for Headstones

Epitapahs, Sayings and Inscriptions for Headstones

Example epitaph on a raised headstone in a Chicago cemeteryThere is something special to say about everyone but summarizing a life in just a few words can be very difficult. Often a familiar biblical verse or classical quotation is an ideal way to preserve your memories. An epitaph is a short text honoring a deceased person, which is often inscribed on their headstone. Some epitaphs are written by the deceased person before their passing, while other epitaphs are chosen by a family member responsible for the burial and monument design. 

Below are links to a number of epitaph suggestions to help make the task of writing an epitaph a bit easier for you. For help with writing an epitaph, call 708-544-0916 or click on one of the links below.

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Epitaphs and Words of Comfort for a Child

Epitaphs and Words of Comfort For a Father, Husband, Son, Brother

Epitaphs and Words of Comfort For a Mother, Wife, Daughter, Sister

Epitaphs and Words of Comfort From the Bible

Epitaphs and Words of Comfort From The Classics

General Epitaphs and Words of Comfort

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There is something special to say about everyone but summarizing a life in just a few words can be very difficult.
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