Death, dying, grief, bereavement. What comes to mind when
you've lost someone? What to do for a loved one who has passed
away? You've searched your heart and soul for an answer,
but all you can see is a vision of your loved one.
In visits to cemeteries, Jonathan Yesbick was struck by
the various techniques used to mount a visual likeness of
the deceased on the gravestone itself. All too often the
devices failed to withstand the ravages of the weather or
of the mowers used by the groundskeepers. Most were partially
broken or sun bleached, or executed in stilted hand tinted
Jonathan remembered his grandfather, William
Pick, a successful
inventor, telling him that, while solving problems gave him
a sense of accomplishment, solving problems that helped others
brought him an even greater personal reward. Jonathan decided
to take on the challenge of producing a frame that would
overcome all the obstacles he observed at numerous gravesites.
First he decided that keepsake photographs would be the
most favored way to depict the deceased. But how to protect
them from the elements? He experimented with different methods
of encasing photographs within frames made of indestructible
materials, then tested one bonding agent after another to
seal them hermetically against the weather. In time he found
that a door was the best method to protect a photograph against
sunlight. And he added several coatings to keep out UV rays.
The result was PERMAFRAME®.
Only PermaFrame depicts and preserves The Way
We Were. Now
PermaFrame comes in a variety of styles and prices. Whatever
your need or taste, there is an entire collection to choose
from. When Jonathan Yesbick designed the product line, he
didn't forget your "special companions" either:
PermaFrames are for all your loved ones -- including your
More recently, the company has introduced PermaPorcelains,
and entirely new line of visual reminders taking advantage
of the marvelous technique of embedding a digital photograph
under a clear porcelain coating on a handsome ceramic plaque.
These beautiful photo ceramics are guaranteed to never fade.
And they come in a fascinating array of shapes and size that
must be seen to be appreciated.
We believe in PermaFrames and PermaPorcelains so strongly
that we offer an Unconditional PermaFrame Guarantee. Please
read it and ask us any questions you wish. And because we
know that pictures of loved ones are often old and worn and
sometimes damaged, we offer a top-of-the-line Restoration
Our patented space-age technology makes PermaFrame the superior
solution at a price virtually everyone can afford. PermaFrame
is available through a worldwide network of over 10,000 dealers.
Why not ask us about becoming one? And for any additional
information or special requests, just call us at (800) 557-3762.
Jonathan Yesbick and all of us at PermaFrame are ready to
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