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Michael Peters
B: 1968-02-16
D: 2018-07-18
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Peters, Michael
Carolyn Whitney
B: 1944-07-02
D: 2018-07-18
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Whitney, Carolyn
Warren DeColigny
B: 1935-09-08
D: 2018-07-16
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DeColigny, Warren
Wilma Miller
B: 1941-04-09
D: 2018-07-14
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Miller, Wilma
John Long
B: 1943-08-21
D: 2018-07-12
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Long, John
John Starr
B: 1948-12-28
D: 2018-07-10
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Starr, John
Charlotte Swan
B: 1944-02-01
D: 2018-07-08
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Swan, Charlotte
James Hanigan
B: 1951-07-12
D: 2018-07-08
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Hanigan, James
Gordon Reed
B: 1955-11-13
D: 2018-07-08
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Reed, Gordon
Christine Hazzard
B: 1921-07-03
D: 2018-07-07
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Hazzard, Christine
James Howard
B: 1938-08-02
D: 2018-07-07
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Howard, James
Nicholas Adams
B: 1939-07-04
D: 2018-07-04
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Adams, Nicholas
Charlette Sevison
B: 1944-01-30
D: 2018-07-02
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Sevison, Charlette
Harriet Higgs
B: 1927-07-28
D: 2018-06-30
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Higgs, Harriet
Helen Townsend
B: 1929-01-25
D: 2018-06-28
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Townsend, Helen
Eugene Buell
B: 1946-08-24
D: 2018-06-28
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Buell, Eugene
Deborah Garrison
B: 1951-01-02
D: 2018-06-27
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Garrison, Deborah
Charlotte Hollyday
B: 1924-09-24
D: 2018-06-27
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Hollyday, Charlotte
Karen Wrightson
B: 1958-06-29
D: 2018-06-25
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Wrightson, Karen
Marilyn Gill
B: 1924-11-29
D: 2018-06-25
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Gill, Marilyn
Lynne Yakel
B: 1947-08-04
D: 2018-06-25
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Yakel, Lynne

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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

You may not know exactly what you want to say in your Book of Memories™ condolence message. In fact, this may be the first time you've ever been faced with sharing your feelings or offering comforting words to someone who is grieving a loss. Whether it's the first time, or the fifth, we're here to offer some assistance. We've compiled some tips, and brought together a list of expressive words you can use in your condolences.

Tip #1: Be sincere. It's important to mean what you say, on the deepest emotional level. Yes, we know, "saying what you mean" can be harder - that's why we're here.

Tip #2: Keep it simple. You don't need to say much more than "I'm sorry for you loss," yet it's always wonderful to share a personal memory of their loved one, if you have one.

Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

Tip #4: Share how you felt when you heard the news. Perhaps you were shocked, disbelieving, or deeply saddened. Let them know how the passing affected you personally.

Tip #5: Share Remind them that you will always hold the memory of their loved one close to you. It will be a comfort to them to know that their loved one will be remembered.

A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.