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Miriam Swartz
B: 1922-09-15
D: 2018-07-17
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Swartz, Miriam
Walter Ramage
B: 1932-10-09
D: 2018-07-12
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Ramage, Walter
Walter Raschke
B: 1957-10-24
D: 2018-07-12
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Raschke, Walter
Lucille Bohl
B: 1956-10-03
D: 2018-07-11
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Bohl, Lucille
James Irwin
B: 1952-08-13
D: 2018-07-11
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Irwin, James
Larry Volz
B: 1956-03-03
D: 2018-07-09
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Volz, Larry
Ray Edwards
B: 1953-12-05
D: 2018-07-08
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Edwards, Ray
Mark Lehman
B: 1957-12-01
D: 2018-07-07
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Lehman, Mark
Lucille Arnholt
B: 1943-07-15
D: 2018-07-01
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Arnholt, Lucille
Robert Diehl
B: 1933-11-14
D: 2018-06-28
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Diehl, Robert
Dean DaHinden
B: 1939-07-26
D: 2018-06-28
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DaHinden, Dean
Shirley Prince
B: 1935-06-17
D: 2018-06-28
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Prince, Shirley
Anthony "Tony" Wolf
B: 1958-12-03
D: 2018-06-26
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Wolf, Anthony "Tony"
Floyd Bowersock
B: 1948-08-11
D: 2018-06-25
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Bowersock, Floyd
Barbara Evans
B: 1938-01-11
D: 2018-06-25
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Evans, Barbara
Paul Reed
B: 1928-01-08
D: 2018-06-21
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Reed, Paul
Dennis Gilbert
B: 1937-03-31
D: 2018-06-21
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Gilbert, Dennis
Janet Rinehart
B: 1937-07-23
D: 2018-06-14
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Rinehart, Janet
Bill "Mumpy" Mumaw
B: 1960-07-22
D: 2018-06-11
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Mumaw, Bill "Mumpy"
Patricia Ewing
B: 1935-12-23
D: 2018-05-29
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Ewing, Patricia
Barbara Wilson
B: 1958-12-31
D: 2018-05-28
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Wilson, Barbara

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Evajean Warren
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Evajean L.
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1924 - 2018
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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.

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.