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Cremation Urns Brisbane

Premium quality stone ashes urns

MMS Memorials range of cremation urns is produced to the highest quality by our local stonemasons right here in our Brisbane factory. The use of natural stone materials such as marble and granite to create your custom urn means that each memorial piece is unique. The beauty of the natural stone and skilled craftsmanship will ensure that your ashes urn provides your family with a beautiful reminder of your loved one for many years to come.

Create a beautiful memorial for your loved one

MMS Memorials for quality inscription services, memorials, monuments, and headstones throughout Brisbane.

What is a cremation urn?

Cremation urns are used to house the cremated remains (ashes) of a loved one.

Natural stone has long been used to make funeral urns. Urns can be used as an addition to a memorial or monument at a burial or, alternatively, urns can provide a special keepsake at home for cremation ashes.

Selecting an urn

The selection of a cremation urn is a very personal process. Some people choose to share the ashes or scatter ashes in a special location. MMS Memorials can custom design large and small urns depending on your individual requirements.

Tear drop cremation urn

Teardrop style cremation urn

Our team can cater for all range of memorial requirements including:

Our range of urns can be designed to include a selection of inscriptions, ceramic photos or plaques and be carved from a range of quality stone materials including natural granite and marble.

Cremation Ashes Cylinder

Cremation ashes cylinder with bronze plaque

Choose from our Cremation Urns range as well as the selection of Urn Accessories or speak to our memorial team about creating a customised piece for your family.

A brief history of urns

Greek Decorative Urn 850 BC


Urns have been around for centuries dating back as early as 7000 BC. Without knowing the first true origins the oldest on record is from Jiahu in China.

There is evidence of the use of urns all through the bronze age. Cremation in Greece was common and the cremation urns were decoratively painted. The Romans would place their urns in a collective tomb called a columbarium.

In some European countries, the royal tradition was to separate the Kings organs from the rest of the body, place them into separate urns and then place the urns in various places around the country.

These days ashes are stored in urns and kept in homes of the loved one's family. Some even keep the urn so that their ashes can be combined with the loved ones and scattered in a desired location.

Remember your loved one with a bespoke stone urn

Since 1980 MMS Memorials have been producing quality cremation urns to the highest standard with fine attention to detail and skilled craftsmanship.

If you would like to discuss your cremation urn requirements please contact our experienced memorial team on 07 3265 5433 or complete our quote request form today.

View our selection of Cremation urns handcrafted lovingly with care and attention to detail by our skilled stonemasons.

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