Help

We understand that for the majority of families dealing with a memorial is something new and it can be a daunting prospect. We have put together some information on this page to help you understand what is involved as much as possible, of course you can also contact us directly to discuss anything further.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ordering Process

Materials

Helpful Contact Details

Inscription Guidance

 

Helpful Contacts

Cardiff Bereavement Services

Thornhill Road,

Rhiwbina,

Cardiff.

CF14 9UA

029 20 544 820

thornhillreception@cardiff.gov.uk

www.cardiffbereavement.co.uk

Caerphilly Bereavement Services

Tŷ Bargoed,

1 St Gwladys Way,

Bargoed,

CF81 8AB.

01443 811 457

https://www.caerphilly.gov.uk

Penarth Town Council

West House,

Stanwell Road,

Penarth.

CF64 2YG

029 20 713841

bookings@penarthtowncouncil.gov.uk

www.penarthtowncouncil.gov.uk

Barry Town Council

Council Offices,

7 Gladstone Road,

Barry.

CF62 8NA

01446 704920

info@barrytowncouncil.gov.uk

Rhondda Cynon Taf

Bereavement Services,
Cemetery Road,
Pontypridd.
CF37 4BE.

01443 402810

www.rctcbc.gov.uk

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Inscription Guidance

 

Lead

A brief introduction to the inscription.

Name Lines

Usually capitalised, can include full name, initials and nicknames.

Date Lines

Often includes; date of birth and date of death, sometimes also references age.

Personal Description

Often describing the relationships of the departed.

Epitaph

Some words devoted to the departed. Often prayers, poems, song lyrics or sayings.

Lead

A brief introduction to the inscription.

In Loving Memory of

Loving Memories

In Memory of

Precious Memories

Cherished Memories of

Treasured Memories of

A Dedication of Love to

A Tribute of Love to

Name Lines

Usually capitalised, including full name, initials or sometimes nicknames.

JOHN PETER SMITH

JOHN P. SMITH

JOHN

PETER

SMITH

JOHN SMITH

'JOHNNY'

Date Lines

Often includes; date of birth and date of death, sometimes also references age.

Laid to rest 13th March 2020

10th May 1945 - 13th March 2020

Passed 13th March 2020, Aged 74

Born 10th May 1945

Died 13th March 2020

10.5.1945 - 13.3.2020

Who Fell Asleep 13th March 2020, Aged 74.

Personal Description

Often describing the relationships of the departed.

A Devoted Husband, Father and Grandfather.

Devoted Husband to Mary, Dad to John and Lisa and Bampy To All Of His Grandchildren

Much Loved Husband, Dad & Bampi.

A Devoted Musician & Friend

Our Darling Son

Epitaph

Some words devoted to the departed. Often prayers, poems, song lyrics or sayings.

Dearly Loved, Sadly Missed.

Goodnight, God Bless.

Time Passes, Love Remains.

Too Dearly Loved To Be Forgotten

In The Garden Of Memory We Meet Everyday

Gone are the days we used to share but in our hearts you're always there.

His life a beautiful memory,

His absence a silent grief.

Gone is the face we loved so dear,

Silent the voice we loved to hear.

Contact Us

85 Lansdowne Road,

Canton,

Cardiff,

CF5 1PR

Telephone: 029 20 221 780

Email: ashmemorials@gmail.com

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