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My mom died 4 years ago and its up to me to get her a headstone what do you put!?
im age 16 and my mom died when i was 12 im so stressed cuz my family left the headstone up to me and i feel that i need to do this for her now!. i dont know what to put i miss her so much and there is so much to say but not enough room and i just love her so muchWww@QuestionHome@Com
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I know you're under a lot of stress right now and I'm sorry about your mother!. Just think about her for a few days!. Look at some old photo albums, listen to some of her favorite music!. What do you think of when you see her in a picture or think about her!?
Or, think of a sweet saying she always said!. That may be helpful too!.
mother, (etc- all the things she was to you)!.
You will remain in our hearts for as long as we live!.
I hope this helps!.
Keep your chin up!Www@QuestionHome@Com
I wouldn't put too much!. The lettering is very expensive (it cost me over ￡200 to have my Dad's name added to Mum's stone 11 years ago) and quite honestly it is more tasteful to just have basic facts, name, date of death, age, maybe name of residence or "of this parish", and Mum to you if that brings comfort!.
We never stop missing our Mums!. Mine died when I was 27!. It doesn't matter how old you are, the loss is so painful, and I am sure you miss her guidance through your teenage years!. It leaves a void that nothing can fill!. You don't need fancy words on a gravestone to be able to remember her with love!. Your memories will always be with you, and I am sure your Mum would be pleased that you thought so highly of her!.
But, you know, she wouldn't want you to stay so unhappy!. Mums are like that!. Have you had any bereavement counselling!?Www@QuestionHome@Com
Go in person to pick out and order the stone!. The people there will help you and there are many samples of what you can put on there!. Good luck
A question tho, why would anyone put this on a 12 year old!? At 16 you are still too young to have to deal with matters like this!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
check that out!. good luck!. sorry for your loss!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
i'm so sorry!.
well put her name, her date of birth and date of death, her children, and then put a short but nice quote or something like that!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
sorry for you loss but it up to you what you put look at other head stones it give you a clue what to put on good luck take careWww@QuestionHome@Com
Here are some suggestions
"Forever in our hearts"
"The joy in my/our life"Www@QuestionHome@Com
Just 'Loved by those she left'
Something simple!. The stone is nothing really!. Your memories and feellings are what count!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
less is more
for ever in our hearts
hope it helps
dont write who fell asleep on DD/MM/YY
it doesnt seem rightWww@QuestionHome@Com
you must seek helpWww@QuestionHome@Com