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Philbert Johnson
B: 1947-07-27
D: 2020-08-09
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Johnson, Philbert
Jim Mayfield
B: 1936-06-22
D: 2020-08-07
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Mayfield, Jim
Bradford "Brad" Miller
B: 1951-04-26
D: 2020-08-06
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Miller, Bradford "Brad"
Karen Reem
B: 1953-06-13
D: 2020-08-06
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Reem, Karen
Wayne Ranne
B: 1947-05-21
D: 2020-08-04
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Ranne, Wayne
Charles Hepler
B: 1936-11-10
D: 2020-08-03
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Hepler, Charles
Samantha Hanson
B: 1988-04-01
D: 2020-08-02
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Hanson, Samantha
Phyllis Mennenga
B: 1939-09-28
D: 2020-08-01
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Mennenga, Phyllis
Earl Slocum
B: 1933-08-04
D: 2020-07-30
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Slocum, Earl
Sharon Dennis
B: 1955-05-29
D: 2020-07-30
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Dennis, Sharon
Michael Nickle
B: 1944-04-25
D: 2020-07-29
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Nickle, Michael
Rose Clift
B: 1917-09-28
D: 2020-07-28
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Clift, Rose
Carolyn Lang
B: 1947-03-01
D: 2020-07-28
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Lang, Carolyn
Jon Smith
B: 1955-11-13
D: 2020-07-27
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Smith, Jon
Roxanna Halls
B: 1943-01-12
D: 2020-07-26
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Halls, Roxanna
Robert Knappert
B: 1939-06-09
D: 2020-07-22
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Knappert, Robert
Brenda DeLaney
B: 1950-10-19
D: 2020-07-21
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DeLaney, Brenda
Stuart Lovold
B: 1948-08-15
D: 2020-07-19
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Lovold, Stuart
May Segle
B: 1952-05-28
D: 2020-07-19
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Segle, May
John Anderson
B: 1964-05-11
D: 2020-07-18
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Anderson, John
Barbara Fleisher
B: 1938-06-01
D: 2020-07-18
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Fleisher, Barbara

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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.