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Bobby Hintz
B: 1952-04-05
D: 2019-03-20
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Hintz, Bobby
Mary Mitchell
B: 1935-11-09
D: 2019-03-17
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Mitchell, Mary
Mary Puglisi
B: 1924-09-22
D: 2019-03-16
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Puglisi, Mary
Patricia Boyer
B: 1950-04-29
D: 2019-03-14
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Boyer, Patricia
Richard "Rick" Park
D: 2019-03-13
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Park, Richard "Rick"
Virgil Strine
B: 1934-05-22
D: 2019-03-13
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Strine, Virgil
Russell Weyandt
B: 1945-09-28
D: 2019-03-12
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Weyandt, Russell
Robert Bolen
B: 1930-08-02
D: 2019-03-12
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Bolen, Robert
Debra Sloan
B: 1951-06-02
D: 2019-03-12
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Sloan, Debra
Louise Beattie
B: 1924-05-26
D: 2019-03-11
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Beattie, Louise
Clark Repp
D: 2019-03-11
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Repp, Clark
Jeffrey Moore
D: 2019-03-05
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Moore, Jeffrey
Gladys Hartman
B: 1927-10-28
D: 2019-02-28
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Hartman, Gladys
Lawrence "Larry" Thompson
B: 1938-04-18
D: 2019-02-25
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Thompson, Lawrence "Larry"
Beth Miller
B: 1939-04-28
D: 2019-02-23
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Miller, Beth
Margaret "Peg" Snyder
B: 1951-07-25
D: 2019-02-22
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Snyder, Margaret "Peg"
John Riley
B: 1949-04-16
D: 2019-02-20
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Riley, John
Laura Mae Riffle
B: 1918-03-08
D: 2019-02-20
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Riffle, Laura Mae
James "Jim" Costello
B: 1932-04-20
D: 2019-02-19
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Costello, James "Jim"
Max Wendling
B: 1926-06-29
D: 2019-02-12
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Wendling, Max
Beverly Stiner
B: 1935-04-09
D: 2019-02-10
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Stiner, Beverly

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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.