The unveiling is the formal dedication of the headstone. Religiously, an unveiling can take place anytime 30 days after the funeral, which is also referred to as the “Shloshim.” Traditionally, many people wait 11 months to one year past the funeral as it marks the end of the formal mourning period. It usually takes about […]
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People obtain life insurance for many different reasons. A policy can act as a financial investment vehicle, a way to pay off estate taxes, and even a way to borrow money. While these reasons are all valid, the created purpose of insurance in general is to prepare a strategy in case of emergency, whatever each […]
Being a part of the Baltimore/Washington Jewish Community has enabled me to come across the Jewish Funeral Practices Committee of Greater Washington. The committee is made up of experienced individuals, who are actively involved with Jewish congregations, social service agencies, and chevra kadishas, to name a few. This organization spends a tremendous amount of effort […]
The Jewish Funeral Practices Committee of Greater Washington has contracted with Fram Monument Company of Rockville, MD to provide significantly discounted bronze markers to participating Jewish congregations and their members. The contact can be viewed here: http://www.jewish-funerals.org/Fram.htm Fram Monument Company is not the first company to contract with the JFPCGW to provide quality memorial services […]
Cemetery, funeral, and monument arrangements can be done in advance, and I highly recommend doing just that. It may be uncomfortable to deal with these things for yourself or relatives while still alive, but it will definitely make things easier for you if you take care of them under calm circumstances. Families have enough to […]
While the process of purchasing a monument for a loved one is not as difficult as planning a funeral, it is by no means easy. To begin with, monuments are usually purchased anywhere between 1-12 months after a death has occurred. At this time, most families are still grieving. Aside from that, most don’t even […]
Funeral arrangements are generally the toughest part of the final arrangement process to handle, as the majority of people take care of them within 24 hours of the time of death. It is important to select a funeral home that is in close proximity to the cemetery in which you own plots. That funeral home […]
When purchasing plots, it is not mandatory to immediately buy from the cemetery. Often times individuals own plots that they are looking to sell for various reasons, and it may be most cost effective to purchase directly from them. Usually the local Jewish newspapers in Maryland, DC, and Virginia will have advertisements in the classified […]
ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PERSONAL BELIEF SYSTEM. The first step of course is to find a cemetery that is reasonably close to where you live so that you can visit easily. Once you have found a few within close proximity, look to see which land is most affordable, and which one is aesthetically pleasing as a […]
About Fram Monument
Serving the Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia population since 1922.
The Fram Monument Company definitely receives five *****stars from me. My experience with the company was extremely pleasurable. Niv, the manager, was professional, courteous, kind, generous, and thoughtful in my season of bereavement. He responded promptly to all of my questions and concerns regarding the installation of my mother’s grave marker. …
Fram Monument was so easy to work with at such a vulnerable time in my life. They were thorough, empathetic and very knowledgeable. We were very pleased with our experience.
Death is the one thing that we know will happen but nothing can prepare you for when it does. Niv Fishbein is a real class act. He was gracious and amazing every step of the way. They quality is unmatched and their prices are half of there competitors. And there work is fantastic! If you are debating between another company stop it go with Niv he w…
Fram Monument is a great company to deal with. Niv is a serious and professional person with whom is a pleasure to work with. We were in a very tight schedule to finish with our project and despite this the price and work quality delivered by Fram Monument was first class. I recommend this company, is good and serious.
I contacted Fram Monument two weeks ago to have the family marker engraved with my grandmother’s name. Niv, in their Rockville office, has been truly helpful. Within a week he had pictures of the marker so I could decide on the wording. He provided me with all the information I needed to make the necessary decisions. And I found out this morning th…
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Baltimore, MD, 21215
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