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Francisco Contreras
B: 1989-04-09
D: 2017-07-16
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Contreras, Francisco
Jeffrey Santiago
B: 1965-08-11
D: 2017-07-14
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Santiago, Jeffrey
Anna Fei
B: 1925-02-12
D: 2017-07-13
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Fei, Anna
Anna Fiore
B: 1920-02-23
D: 2017-07-09
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Fiore, Anna
Daniel O'Reilly
B: 1924-11-22
D: 2017-07-04
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O'Reilly, Daniel
Philip Natale
B: 1932-10-09
D: 2017-07-03
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Natale, Philip
Stephen Marrella
B: 1922-04-08
D: 2017-06-30
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Marrella, Stephen
John Carney
B: 1948-05-28
D: 2017-06-24
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Carney, John
Charles Agrillo
B: 1951-07-18
D: 2017-06-23
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Agrillo, Charles
Anne Scott
B: 1922-12-17
D: 2017-06-20
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Scott, Anne
Antonio Caruso
B: 1959-06-22
D: 2017-06-20
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Caruso, Antonio
Robert Waters
B: 1943-07-15
D: 2017-06-19
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Waters, Robert
Domenico DiMatteo
B: 1937-01-24
D: 2017-06-17
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DiMatteo, Domenico
Lois Lucente
B: 1946-03-21
D: 2017-06-15
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Lucente, Lois
Anthony "Sam" Picariello
B: 1938-06-19
D: 2017-06-14
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Picariello, Anthony "Sam"
Rose Senatus
B: 1927-09-09
D: 2017-06-10
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Senatus, Rose
Robert McCart
B: 1936-02-28
D: 2017-06-08
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McCart, Robert
Augustine Bova
B: 1923-12-19
D: 2017-06-06
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Bova, Augustine
Catherine Lane
B: 1958-09-07
D: 2017-06-05
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Lane, Catherine
Robert Fitzpatrick
B: 1928-12-14
D: 2017-06-04
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Fitzpatrick, Robert
Kenneth Hutton
B: 1939-05-28
D: 2017-06-04
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Hutton, Kenneth

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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.