Quality Memorials and Headstones in Chicago, IL Metro/Northwest, IN
Memorialize Your Loved One Forever
In the aftermath of a death, one of your primary concerns is finding the right headstone to honor the person you love. Our goal at Impressive Casket. is to reduce the stress you feel during this emotionally trying time by providing Chicago, IL Metro/Northwest, IN caskets, urns, and headstones at discounted prices. The products we offer will reduce your financial strain, so you can focus on honoring your family member or friend by finding a superior custom headstone
Read on to learn more about our individual offerings.
Summer Flush Marker Special
Price includes the following:
- One Elberton Gray (AKA Georgia Gray/Southern Gray) Flush Lawn Level Marker
- Measurements are 24 inches by 12 inches by 4 inches
- Title(s) and Relationship Line
- Persons Full Name
- Month, Day and Year of Birth and Passing
- Epitaph (add $50/Line)
- Photo is also available
- Choice of over 400 designs to choose from with 2 step engraving process
- Delivery and Setting by our staff (if required by cemetery or drop off based upon requirements
- Cemetery charges are not included; However, we will work with the cemetery to ensure approval in a timely fashion
Sales Price $475.00 Delivered to Any Chicago or Northwest Indiana Cemetery
Most Common Types of Headstones and Memorials
- Flush markers – markers can be manufactured to any size; However, a typical single adult marker measures 24 inches right to left, 12 inches from top to bottom and is 4 inches in thickness with sawed sides. Most online companies sell 3 inches with rough sides, but in the Chicago area, 4 inches is the standard and sawed sides (Smooth, but not polished). Our Georgia gray single adult flush marker starts at $500.00 plus applicable tax and cemetery charges.
- Bevel markers – bevel markers basically are the same as the flush markers except they are above ground and have rough sides. Typically, bevels come in 6 or 8 inches tall, but can also come in 10 and 12 respectfully. Some cemeteries do not allow this type of marker.
- Bronze markers – bronze markers vary greatly. The more the copper in the product, the better it will hold up to the elements. Bronze comes with a limited design compared to granite but still has a large selection. With today’s cost for copper bronze can easily be double or three times as expensive compared to their granite counterpart.
- Slant memorials – a slant memorial has a straight back, a flat bottom, and a slanted face. We offer a number of tops to choose from including oval, serpentine or straight top. The bottom is typically 10 to 12″ wide and height can range from 12 to 20″ tall. Bases which elevate the stone 6 to 8 inches can be added. Single slants start at $700.00 and with a base, $950.00. Companion slants start at $1,000.00 and slants with a base is $1,300.00.
- Upright monuments have a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and finishes. The die (or tablet) Can range in thickness from 4 to 12 inches. Typical measurements for a single is 24 inches wide 20 to 28 inches in height. For a companion, 36 inches wide and 20 to 30 inches tall is standard.
- Check back soon for more information regarding private mausoleums and columbariums
- Headstone pricing above typically includes the family name, individual inscription(s) with the full date of birth and passing, standard design or emblems (over 15,000 to choose from), full-color proofs and delivery to Chicago area cemeteries and setting by our staff.
We understand the importance of personalizing a headstone as a final memory of your family member or friend. Including a personalized design can be a meaningful way to remember your loved one in a significant way. The design can add a personal touch to the headstone and come in a variety of styles. With many options available, we are here to make sure your family member or friend’s headstone honors their memory. Some of the personalized items you can add include:
- Favorite quotes
Our Affordable Memorials
Unfortunately, many Monument Dealers, Funeral Homes, and Cemeteries take advantage of the vulnerable time by overcharging grieving family members. At Impressive Casket, we can provide you with the top quality options you need at an affordable cost. This can prevent you from spending too much money on a lower-quality product from a funeral home. Our products are 15-20% less than the same product offered by area Memorial Dealers, Funeral Homes and Cemeteries.
Contact Us Today for a Free Estimate!
For affordable, custom headstones in Chicagoland, visit our showroom in Crestwood. You can contact us today at 708-371-7700 for 24-hour service that will help you find the right headstone for your loved family member.