Cemetery Monuments Blog

Writing an Epitaph


What is an Epitaph? An epitaph is a written statement or phrase about a person who has passed away. Epitaphs are most commonly written as an inscription on a headstone, memorial, plaque or gravestone.   How to write an Epitaph? There is no right or wrong way to create an epitaph, most are written as… Read more »

Headstone Layout Example

headstone layout guide

Choosing the inscription for a headstone is very personal and requires careful thought and consideration. All headstones purchased through Auricchio Monuments include a custom inscription created by our highly skilled craftsman. We offer a variety of lettering options, engraving styles and monument material choices. When designing a headstone you have the freedom to include any… Read more »

Why Purchase a Headstone From Auricchio Monuments?

When deciding on which headstone or monument company to use, it’s important to research the reputation, quality of work and years in the industry. J Auricchio Resurrection Monuments of West Babylon, Long Island has been providing quality headstones and memorials since 1938. Here you can find the top reasons you should choose Auricchio Monuments memorial… Read more »

How To Reset A Damaged Headstone

At Auricchio Resurrection Monuments, Long Island’s leading headstone etching and monument company, we have many years experience in reseting damaged headstones. We specialize in not only creating beautiful, custom upright monuments and memorials, we also repair damaged memorials on Long Island and restore them to their original beauty. If your loved one’s headstone has been… Read more »

Why We Love Etching

Cemetery Headstone Etching - Eternity - Auricchio Monuments

At Auricchio Resurrection Monuments, we are passionate about what we do—creating custom headstones for your loved one or your own pre-planned monument. Through etching new monument lettering, etching beautiful symbols and realistic representations of loved ones from photographs, we are able to provide you with a cemetery monument that honors the memory of your loved… Read more »

How Do You Process Grief?

Grieving Man

At Auricchio Resurrection Monuments, we are compassionate about being a conscientious provider of cemetery memorials on Long Island. We create custom

Why You Shouldn’t Power Wash A Gravestone

At J. Auricchio Resurrection Monuments we create beautiful headstones and help you maintain them with our Long Island monument restoration and headstone cleaning services. What if you want to clean the gravestone yourself? No problem. We’ve written this blog post for you because want to make sure you’re cleaning the headstone right, preserving the memory… Read more »

Monument Lettering Style Options


At J. Auricchio Resurrection Monuments we understand that people are bombarded with the responsibilities of making a lot of decisions when a loved one passes away. In order to make this time a little easier for you we not only provide you with our options for monument design but also help you select the perfect… Read more »

Pet Memorials

At Auricchio Resurrection Monuments, Long Island’s most trusted headstone and memorial creators, we know that finding the right headstone for your pet can be a challenge. You love them like family; and now that they’re gone, what it the best way to memorialize them? There are many choices for pet memorials; and below we’ve listed… Read more »

Headstone Repair on Long Island

Our expert craftsmen at Auricchio Resurrection Monuments specialize in monument repairs and maintenance. If your loved one’s headstone needs to be repaired because of damage from inclement weather, erosion, vandalism, or due to many other factors, we can help. For monument repairs on Long Island there is no one better than Aurrichio Resurrection Monuments. Below… Read more »