Quality & Craftsmanship Since 1878

Monument Creation in Troy, PA

About us

At Troy Marble & Granite Works we select the finest granites from quarries that produce a wide variety of colors of stone, and we craft them into personal, meaningful memorials for you and your loved ones.  We invite you to visit our indoor and outdoor displays where you can see our complete selection of:

  • Granite, Marble & Bronze Memorials
  • Pet Monuments
  • Memorial Lights, Candles
  • Porcelain Portraits, Vases & Benches

Our counselors will listen to you, and our designer and drafting staff will help you create a personal, custom design.  All of our design work and customization, including lettering, is done on site.  At Troy Marble & Granite Works you will find excellent service as well as top quality at reasonable prices.  Please call us or visit us today.  Please use the map below if you need directions to our office and display.  We look forward to meeting you.

Monuments

Troy Marble & Granite Works offers a wide variety of monument sizes and styles to suit every cemetery requirement and family budget.  We hope this guide will be helpful in determining which type of monument you are interested in.  Please feel free to visit our Online Catalog & Monument Designer to browse our extensive catalog of designs that may be customized for you and your loved ones.  You may also try your hand at designing your own.  

Designs shown (C) Design Mart 1968-2012 and are used with permission of Design Mart, License Number 033012.  

Types of Carving

There are many techniques for carving stone or etching images into a stone surface.  Here are four of the most popular processes.

Stone Finishes

There are many techniques for finishing the surface of a granite memorial.  This is often determined by the type and color of granite as well as the memorial design.   

Lettering

We offer many styles of lettering.  In addition to a variety of fonts, we also offer a variety of techniques for carving lettering into stone.  This involves different outline treatments as well as different processes for finishing the stone or panel area around lettering.  Here are some samples that may help you with your selection.

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Sunk (V-Sunk) Sandblasted In Steeled Finish (Modified Roman)  

Frosted Outline (Double Outline)

Frosted Outline (Double Outline) Letters in Polish (Sans Serif/Optima)  

Frosted Outline (Double Outline)

Frosted Outline (Double Outline) Letters in Polish (Modified Roman)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Sunk (V-Sunk) Sandblasted In Steeled Finish (Uncial Gothic)  

Square Edge Raised Letters

Square Edge Raised Letters in a Straight Line Panel (Modified Classic Roman)  

Frosted Outline (Double Outline)

Frosted Outline (Double Outline) Letters in Polish (Custom Font/Hand-Drawn)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Sunk (V-Sunk) Sandblasted In Steeled Finish (Old English)  

Frosted Outline (Double Outline)

Frosted Outline (Double Outline) Letters in Polish (Old English)  

Sunk (Sandblasted)

Sunk (Sandblasted) Into Polish (Vermarco)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Sunk (V-Sunk) Sandblasted In Steeled Finish (Condensed Modified Roman)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Sunk (V-Sunk) Sandblasted In Steeled Finish (Modified Roman)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Round Edge Raised Letters in Relief (Custom Lettering/Hand-Drawn)  

Sunk (V-Sunk)

Round Edge Raised Letters in a Straight Line Panel (Modified Classic Roman)  

Memorial Symbolism

Symbols
We have over 68 symbols available for your monument.

Fish

Flowers
We have over 40 flowers available for your monument.

Rose