Ronald Gajdos
B: 1938-10-12
D: 2024-06-08
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Maryann Youngling
B: 1939-10-04
D: 2024-06-08
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Irma Perdomo
B: 1960-05-02
D: 2024-06-08
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Eileen Hughes
B: 1959-12-05
D: 2024-06-08
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Carol Leone
B: 1952-04-21
D: 2024-06-08
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Benigno Resto
B: 1944-02-22
D: 2024-06-07
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Theodore Cherwinski
B: 1959-06-18
D: 2024-06-07
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Thomas Williams
B: 1941-12-02
D: 2024-06-04
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Deborah Clarke
B: 1944-11-22
D: 2024-06-02
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Catherine Celtruda
B: 1945-09-19
D: 2024-06-01
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Julius Gionta
B: 1928-05-16
D: 2024-06-01
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David Velie
B: 1948-09-22
D: 2024-05-31
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Josephine Milton
B: 1935-11-17
D: 2024-05-30
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Barbara Anderson
B: 1949-03-25
D: 2024-05-30
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Martin Kraus
B: 1951-06-23
D: 2024-05-29
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Angela Legare
B: 1933-12-22
D: 2024-05-29
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Juan Lopez
B: 1956-05-22
D: 2024-05-27
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Carmela Russo
B: 1926-05-07
D: 2024-05-26
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Donald Barbour
B: 1926-04-25
D: 2024-05-25
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James Turner
B: 1946-07-17
D: 2024-05-25
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Desiree Griffin
B: 1989-09-26
D: 2024-05-25
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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.