Brookings Monument Company first opened their doors in Brookings, SD in 1951 and continues to be a successful, employee owned and locally operated business today. People often comment about the little white building on South Main Ave. with
gravestones out front being there as far back as they can remember.
"It's been there forever."
A life long Brookings area resident, Lisa (Minor) Friedrich started her work as a memorial consultant in 2012 is proud of her retail business history.
The Brookings Monument Company showroom offers a selection of granite from all over the
United States as well as Norway, India, and Canada. The client's selection is limitless with a vast
array of colors, styles, finishes, and designs. Used for monuments in the cemetery or in a
business setting, each purchase is customized as ordered. Granite and limestone benches are
on display with choices for cremation. Lisa is able to sit with you and together tell the memory of
your loved one on a MonuVision computer design. You will be able to see the creation before
you sign the purchase order.
Working with the Sunburst Memorials granite company based in
St.Cloud, MN, your satisfaction is not only guaranteed by a company founded in 1917, but also
by your locally owned monument company.