Kenneth Marsden
B: 1933-05-26
D: 2018-03-19
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Marsden, Kenneth
Verna Hayes
B: 1921-11-05
D: 2018-03-13
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Hayes, Verna
Belthazar Fontaine
B: 1941-01-15
D: 2018-03-09
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Fontaine, Belthazar
Ida "Angela" Sedran
B: 1923-10-01
D: 2018-03-12
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Sedran, Ida "Angela"
Marianna Falco
B: 1927-06-25
D: 2018-03-10
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Falco, Marianna
Ethel Lako
B: 1932-10-01
D: 2018-03-13
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Lako, Ethel
Frances Wood
B: 1924-02-26
D: 2018-03-10
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Wood, Frances
Ryan Royle
B: 1984-08-31
D: 2018-03-08
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Royle, Ryan
Emily Grice
B: 1927-08-24
D: 2018-03-06
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Grice, Emily
Peter Kaluzny
B: 1925-07-12
D: 2018-03-07
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Kaluzny, Peter
Umberto Castaldi
B: 1931-04-04
D: 2018-03-07
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Castaldi, Umberto
Margaret Rogerson
B: 1932-02-03
D: 2018-03-07
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Rogerson, Margaret
Joyce Bird
B: 1926-05-11
D: 2018-03-03
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Bird, Joyce
Tyler Steele
B: 1986-08-14
D: 2018-02-28
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Steele, Tyler
Raymond O'Connor
B: 1925-07-24
D: 2018-02-26
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O'Connor, Raymond
Robert Graves
B: 1978-09-17
D: 2018-02-27
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Graves, Robert
Anna Pasetto
B: 1935-02-11
D: 2018-02-22
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Pasetto, Anna
Vernon MacDonald
B: 1932-06-13
D: 2018-02-21
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MacDonald , Vernon
Maria Ennett
B: 1955-08-22
D: 2018-02-20
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Ennett, Maria
Donna Maragh
B: 1956-04-15
D: 2018-02-18
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Maragh, Donna
Lola Welton
B: 1929-09-18
D: 2018-02-20
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Welton, Lola


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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.