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Judy Willock
B: 1951-04-01
D: 2019-03-16
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Willock, Judy
John McCullough
B: 1948-07-06
D: 2019-03-14
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McCullough, John
Joyce Floyd
B: 1932-08-01
D: 2019-03-14
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Floyd, Joyce
Adam Sotnicki
B: 1950-10-27
D: 2019-03-14
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Sotnicki, Adam
Joan Blackwell
B: 1927-10-26
D: 2019-03-14
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Blackwell, Joan
Tony Ketelaars
B: 1945-05-21
D: 2019-03-13
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Ketelaars, Tony
Tahereh Farzannejad
B: 1919-03-29
D: 2019-03-12
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Farzannejad, Tahereh
Margaret C. Gowans
B: 1928-04-12
D: 2019-03-11
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Gowans, Margaret C.
Dorothy Sedore
B: 1949-01-10
D: 2019-03-11
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Sedore, Dorothy
Leslie Braun
B: 1926-09-23
D: 2019-03-10
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Braun, Leslie
Marion Scollard
B: 1935-09-04
D: 2019-03-10
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Scollard, Marion
Paul Phoenix
B: 1928-02-13
D: 2019-03-10
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Phoenix, Paul
Lionel Coleman
B: 1950-01-30
D: 2019-03-09
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Coleman, Lionel
Norma Feeney
B: 1938-11-14
D: 2019-03-09
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Feeney, Norma
Helen Coghill
B: 1920-08-05
D: 2019-03-09
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Coghill, Helen
John Douglas
B: 1943-09-29
D: 2019-03-08
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Douglas, John
Terence "Terry" Reilly
B: 1972-07-31
D: 2019-03-08
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Reilly, Terence "Terry"
Donna Gravis
B: 1925-01-17
D: 2019-03-07
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Gravis, Donna
Carl Stahl
B: 1937-03-23
D: 2019-03-07
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Stahl, Carl
Roma Beaumont
B: 1920-10-31
D: 2019-03-07
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Beaumont, Roma
Alexander Henry
B: 1927-06-17
D: 2019-03-07
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Henry , Alexander

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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.

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