Learn English – in memory of or with memories of

prepositions

I have to make a dedication plaque.
do I write "restored in memory of blah blah and blah" or "restored with memories of blah blah and blah"
thanks.. oh yea, blah blah and blah are people's names…

Best Answer

"In memory of …" would be the most common phrasing on such dedications (followed by using the Latin In memoriam …). More generally, while something done to memorialise someone is of course done "with memories", we use "in memory" for such acts.