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Ralph Oliver Brown
B: 1933-06-24
D: 2019-10-16
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Brown, Ralph Oliver
Mildred Jeffrey
B: 1930-05-22
D: 2019-10-16
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Jeffrey, Mildred
Thomas Anthony Bowles
B: 1975-09-07
D: 2019-10-14
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Bowles, Thomas Anthony
Richard Allan Veldon Kenny
B: 1946-09-19
D: 2019-10-01
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Kenny, Richard Allan Veldon
Beatrice Schruder
B: 1936-06-22
D: 2019-09-28
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Schruder, Beatrice
Odelide Laura Marie Jones
B: 1925-04-04
D: 2019-09-26
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Jones, Odelide Laura Marie
Eric Curtis Warren
B: 1966-07-26
D: 2019-09-21
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Warren, Eric Curtis
Daniel Lawrence Chassie
B: 1954-07-04
D: 2019-09-17
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Chassie, Daniel Lawrence
Sister Marilyn Isabel Carty gsic
B: 1937-05-29
D: 2019-09-15
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Carty gsic, Sister Marilyn Isabel
Maureen Constance Shaw
B: 1934-03-16
D: 2019-09-14
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Shaw, Maureen Constance
Marion Gervais
B: 1937-09-02
D: 2019-09-13
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Gervais, Marion
Doris Berry
B: 1913-09-17
D: 2019-09-10
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Berry, Doris
Marie Patricia Philomene Stewart
B: 1930-09-15
D: 2019-09-09
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Stewart, Marie Patricia Philomene
Helene Trudel
B: 1939-06-05
D: 2019-09-08
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Trudel, Helene
Ann Woodworth
B: 1946-06-12
D: 2019-09-07
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Woodworth, Ann
Laura Meehan
B: 1930-03-06
D: 2019-09-03
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Meehan, Laura
Eileen Anna Mary Schultz
B: 1928-02-20
D: 2019-08-29
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Schultz, Eileen Anna Mary
Christopher Neville
B: 1999-10-05
D: 2019-08-28
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Neville, Christopher
William Casey
B: 1944-04-12
D: 2019-08-26
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Casey, William
John F. Sammon
B: 1946-01-25
D: 2019-08-25
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Sammon, John F.
Doreen McKay
B: 1929-10-26
D: 2019-08-22
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McKay, Doreen

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Sharon Ann Dupuis
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Sharon Ann
Dupuis (Weisenberg)
1947 - 2018
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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.