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Wiley Moritz
B: 1955-08-16
D: 2017-11-14
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Moritz, Wiley
Hazel Grimes
B: 1931-11-05
D: 2017-11-11
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Grimes, Hazel
Darrel Dahlberg
B: 1943-08-19
D: 2017-11-11
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Dahlberg, Darrel
Donald Kilgore
B: 1939-11-13
D: 2017-11-11
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Kilgore , Donald
Theodore Tippin
B: 1930-07-26
D: 2017-11-08
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Tippin, Theodore
Linda Davis
B: 1947-07-10
D: 2017-11-08
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Davis, Linda
Ezra Jimenez
B: 2017-11-08
D: 2017-11-08
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Jimenez, Ezra
Kash Mendieta
B: 2017-07-08
D: 2017-11-07
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Mendieta, Kash
Francis Galindo
B: 1931-10-28
D: 2017-11-05
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Galindo, Francis
Ida Blackwell
B: 1929-11-04
D: 2017-11-03
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Blackwell, Ida
Timothy Fryer
B: 1962-01-17
D: 2017-11-02
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Fryer, Timothy
Melvin Williams
B: 1959-10-26
D: 2017-11-01
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Williams, Melvin
Barbara Allerton
B: 1945-08-17
D: 2017-10-31
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Allerton, Barbara
Vincent Barletta
B: 1917-10-05
D: 2017-10-30
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Barletta, Vincent
Earl Prince
B: 1952-12-12
D: 2017-10-30
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Prince, Earl
Kathy Matula
B: 1950-09-21
D: 2017-10-29
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Matula, Kathy
Ofelia Ramirez
B: 1943-10-01
D: 2017-10-28
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Ramirez, Ofelia
Janell Kruppa
D: 2017-10-28
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Kruppa, Janell
Juan Fuentez
B: 1937-01-08
D: 2017-10-27
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Fuentez, Juan
Robert Cisneros
B: 1938-01-28
D: 2017-10-26
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Cisneros, Robert
Elodia Trevino
B: 1944-06-27
D: 2017-10-26
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Trevino, Elodia

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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.