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Ryburn Hodder
B: 1939-10-25
D: 2019-02-13
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Hodder, Ryburn
Scott Leroux
B: 1994-10-21
D: 2019-02-13
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Leroux, Scott
Robert I. Fry
B: 1943-01-29
D: 2019-02-12
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Fry, Robert I.
Bernice Penney
B: 1935-09-22
D: 2019-02-12
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Penney, Bernice
Hubert Head
B: 1933-04-22
D: 2019-02-02
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Head, Hubert
Madeline Crocker
B: 1951-07-26
D: 2019-02-02
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Crocker, Madeline
Clementine L. Hamlyn
B: 1938-07-28
D: 2019-02-01
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Hamlyn, Clementine L.
Robina Brinson
B: 1948-09-04
D: 2019-02-01
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Brinson, Robina
Anne Russell
B: 1930-09-26
D: 2019-01-31
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Russell, Anne
Gertrude Ricketts
B: 1931-01-10
D: 2019-01-23
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Ricketts, Gertrude
Josephine Mary Shea
B: 1945-06-09
D: 2019-01-20
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Shea, Josephine Mary
William (Bill) Pinsent
B: 1945-10-15
D: 2019-01-19
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Pinsent, William (Bill)
Viola Walsh
B: 1935-11-08
D: 2019-01-16
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Walsh, Viola
Kenneth Parsons
B: 1933-06-15
D: 2019-01-11
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Parsons, Kenneth
Maxwell Hodder
B: 1950-05-01
D: 2019-01-06
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Hodder, Maxwell
Shane Francis
B: 1974-09-17
D: 2019-01-05
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Francis, Shane
Wilfred Hicks
B: 1936-10-06
D: 2019-01-03
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Hicks, Wilfred
Lloyd A. Poole
B: 1948-12-05
D: 2018-12-29
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Poole, Lloyd A.
Roy Barrett
B: 1937-08-29
D: 2018-12-26
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Barrett, Roy
Calvin (Glenn) Batstone
B: 1932-11-29
D: 2018-12-21
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Batstone, Calvin (Glenn)
Rosalie Spurrell
B: 1919-01-27
D: 2018-12-19
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Spurrell, Rosalie

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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.