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Charlene Lois
B: 1955-09-14
D: 2017-11-18
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Lois, Charlene
Mary Perez
B: 1930-02-26
D: 2017-11-18
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Perez, Mary
Debra Massie
B: 1955-07-30
D: 2017-11-14
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Massie, Debra
Evalina DeLoach
B: 1958-08-25
D: 2017-11-08
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DeLoach, Evalina
Rosalie Kipp
B: 1938-04-12
D: 2017-11-08
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Kipp, Rosalie
Arthur Golder
B: 1947-03-03
D: 2017-11-05
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Golder, Arthur
Martha Zarletti
B: 1931-04-08
D: 2017-11-03
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Zarletti, Martha
David Germinaro
B: 1963-10-25
D: 2017-11-03
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Germinaro, David
Alec Saldana
B: 1992-05-18
D: 2017-11-02
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Saldana, Alec
Louis Zagame
B: 1942-01-13
D: 2017-10-31
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Zagame, Louis
Sharon Kelly
B: 1947-10-20
D: 2017-10-31
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Kelly, Sharon
Judith Strash
B: 1929-01-30
D: 2017-10-30
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Strash, Judith
Linda Hassett-Novak
B: 1958-10-27
D: 2017-10-27
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Hassett-Novak, Linda
Sandra Olson
B: 1956-03-05
D: 2017-10-27
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Olson, Sandra
Mary Cardinali
B: 1917-12-26
D: 2017-10-25
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Cardinali, Mary
Eva Gantzer
B: 1920-01-25
D: 2017-10-25
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Gantzer, Eva
Thomas Vena
B: 1947-04-03
D: 2017-10-23
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Vena, Thomas
James Presley
B: 1940-11-09
D: 2017-10-21
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Presley, James
Phillip Dupor
B: 1947-03-12
D: 2017-10-21
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Dupor, Phillip
Darlene Mason
B: 1935-09-18
D: 2017-10-13
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Mason, Darlene
Joseph Cepress
B: 1952-09-08
D: 2017-10-12
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Cepress, Joseph

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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.