Full-Service Monument Company in Maryland Offering All Types of Memorials

Lough Memorials, in Frederick, MD, serves all of MD, PA, VA, and WV with custom headstones, grave markers, monuments and memorials

There are many types of memorials and monuments that can be use for memorialization.


  • Cremation Memorials
  • Flat Memorials & Grave Markers
  • Infant & Childrens Memorials
  • Individual, Double & Family Monuments
  • Mausoleums & Columbarium
  • Civic Memorials
  • Pet Memorials
  • Benches & Fountains

Materials Used For Monuments & Memorials

There are three basic types of materials that are used to create monuments.

  • Granite is the most commonly used material and is available in numerous colors such as, but not limited to: traditional grays, blacks, a variety of reds, pinks, browns, greens, and near whites.
  • Marble has been used for centuries and is well known for its traditional beauty. White is the most popular color used in monuments and typically has various degrees of gray “veining” adding to its attractiveness.
  • Bronze is called the “eternal metal” and is used for flat markers, statuary, and as ornamentation in combination with granite and marble.

Styles of Monuments & Memorials

Monuments and memorials come in a wide variety of styles, shapes, and sizes. In some instances the name given to a particular style may vary by region or country.

Personalization of Monuments & Memorials

Modern technology now allows monuments to be shaped, quite literally, into any form you can envision. Techniques such as sandblasting, shape carving, laser and hand etching, now allow intricate scenes and portraits to be placed onto the stone. 

Additions to Monuments & Memorials

A wide variety of products are available to be added to a monument or memorials. Such items as vases, lighting, and photographs can be used in conjunction with a monument.

Lough Memorials Understands the Importance of Honor & Legacy

Our hand-crafted monuments are built to be a lasting tribute to your loved ones.