De Nigris monuments standing tall at Yankee Stadium

A famed stone building company in the Bronx has for years built statues of the New York Yankees including the monument to George Steinbrenner.De Nigris

THE BRONX - A famed stone building company in the Bronx has for years built statues of the New York Yankees including the monument to George Steinbrenner.

De Nigris Mausoleums, owned by the De Nigris family, has been in the borough since 1910. Owner Donald De Nigris says they have built memorials for legends such as Miles Davis, the Scorsese family and the DeNiro family.

The factory in the Eastchester section of the Bronx, produces around 10,000 monuments a year in 18 different colors of stone for clients of all religious and ethnic backgrounds.

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