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Claire Stetson
B: 1926-11-06
D: 2017-12-15
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Stetson, Claire
Stephen Ogren
B: 1953-09-23
D: 2017-12-15
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Ogren, Stephen
Margaret Curran
B: 1925-07-02
D: 2017-12-14
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Curran, Margaret
Georgeanna Lane
B: 1932-08-26
D: 2017-12-10
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Lane, Georgeanna
Lillia Vasquez
B: 1920-03-26
D: 2017-12-10
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Vasquez, Lillia
Georgeanna Lane
B: 1932-08-26
D: 2017-12-10
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Lane, Georgeanna
Mariann Porter
B: 1943-12-08
D: 2017-12-08
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Porter, Mariann
Susan DeLusso
B: 1930-01-09
D: 2017-12-06
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DeLusso, Susan
Robert McCann
B: 1924-06-25
D: 2017-12-05
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McCann, Robert
Mercedes Serrano-Caraballo
B: 1931-09-23
D: 2017-12-05
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Serrano-Caraballo, Mercedes
Mildred Nicolletta
B: 1935-07-12
D: 2017-12-05
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Nicolletta, Mildred
Thomas Lattanzio
B: 1963-12-11
D: 2017-12-04
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Lattanzio, Thomas
Edwin Fitzgerald
B: 1930-02-04
D: 2017-12-03
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Fitzgerald, Edwin
Robert Schug
B: 1930-11-28
D: 2017-12-03
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Schug, Robert
Pablo Cabrera
B: 1918-07-07
D: 2017-12-02
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Cabrera, Pablo
Rosa Finocchiaro
B: 1927-07-30
D: 2017-12-02
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Finocchiaro, Rosa
Anthony Santangelo
B: 1928-12-05
D: 2017-11-29
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Santangelo, Anthony
Bertha Henderson
B: 1923-08-05
D: 2017-11-25
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Henderson, Bertha
George Upton
B: 1930-08-05
D: 2017-11-24
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Upton, George
Lucy Flannery
B: 1928-03-08
D: 2017-11-23
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Flannery, Lucy
Deborah Sheldon
B: 1958-04-18
D: 2017-11-21
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Sheldon, Deborah

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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.