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Ngoc Dam
B: 1930-01-30
D: 2019-05-20
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Dam, Ngoc
Tonia Green
B: 1967-03-06
D: 2019-05-18
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Green, Tonia
Keith Pole
B: 1951-06-04
D: 2019-05-14
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Pole, Keith
Cory Mitchell
B: 1986-07-09
D: 2019-05-11
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Mitchell, Cory
Syriane Frith
B: 1935-03-16
D: 2019-05-10
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Frith, Syriane
Dawn Bowen-Jenkins
B: 1961-06-30
D: 2019-05-07
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Bowen-Jenkins, Dawn
Marvyn Powlett
B: 1940-08-30
D: 2019-04-30
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Powlett, Marvyn
Mable Cummings
B: 1943-07-22
D: 2019-04-29
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Cummings, Mable
Maxine Sullivan
B: 1944-09-25
D: 2019-04-24
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Sullivan, Maxine
Ora Smalls
B: 1930-06-07
D: 2019-04-21
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Smalls, Ora
Lloyd Dennis
B: 1941-02-18
D: 2019-04-19
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Dennis, Lloyd
Susan Panchoo
B: 1961-05-16
D: 2019-04-14
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Panchoo, Susan
Leola Robinson
B: 1947-10-03
D: 2019-03-31
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Robinson, Leola
Lauren Brodie-Williams
B: 1968-08-07
D: 2019-03-29
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Brodie-Williams, Lauren
Charmaine Reynolds
B: 1955-01-28
D: 2019-03-27
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Reynolds, Charmaine
Clyde Domingo
B: 1947-06-04
D: 2019-03-20
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Domingo, Clyde
Samuel Wrighten
B: 1987-05-14
D: 2019-03-19
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Wrighten, Samuel
Frank Sheppard
B: 1956-06-14
D: 2019-03-18
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Sheppard, Frank
Lionel Lloyd
B: 1945-10-05
D: 2019-03-16
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Lloyd, Lionel
Bernice Davis
B: 1920-02-27
D: 2019-03-12
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Davis, Bernice
Dorothy Hall
B: 1939-12-24
D: 2019-03-10
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Hall, Dorothy

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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.