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Timothy Noyes
D: 2018-06-18
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Noyes, Timothy
Doris Andreatta
B: 1931-05-21
D: 2018-06-15
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Andreatta, Doris
Alphonse "Al" Torchia
B: 1925-11-17
D: 2018-06-14
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Torchia, Alphonse "Al"
Sheila Valentine
B: 1946-09-06
D: 2018-06-12
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Valentine, Sheila
Katherine Allard
B: 1923-07-26
D: 2018-06-11
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Allard, Katherine
Barbara Bushey
B: 1957-04-09
D: 2018-06-09
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Bushey, Barbara
Roger Pedercini
B: 1936-11-02
D: 2018-06-08
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Pedercini, Roger
Elaine Shippee
B: 1928-11-04
D: 2018-06-03
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Shippee, Elaine
Rodger Davis
B: 1946-11-11
D: 2018-06-02
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Davis, Rodger
Catherine Horsfall Tomlinson
B: 1926-02-25
D: 2018-06-01
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Horsfall Tomlinson, Catherine
Linda Estes
B: 1947-05-21
D: 2018-06-01
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Estes, Linda
Rose Franceschetti
B: 1931-10-13
D: 2018-05-31
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Franceschetti, Rose
Alexander Aubin
B: 1936-03-04
D: 2018-05-28
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Aubin, Alexander
Barbara LaBonte
B: 1954-09-19
D: 2018-05-28
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LaBonte, Barbara
Frederick Perras
B: 1939-11-07
D: 2018-05-27
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Perras, Frederick
Patricia Bolza
B: 1947-01-12
D: 2018-05-25
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Bolza, Patricia
Robert Tatro
B: 1961-11-06
D: 2018-05-25
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Tatro, Robert
Paul Ricciarini
B: 1975-08-12
D: 2018-05-24
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Ricciarini, Paul
Rosemary Benoit
B: 1952-12-27
D: 2018-05-21
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Benoit, Rosemary
Wanda Frazitta
B: 1924-08-26
D: 2018-05-21
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Frazitta, Wanda
N. Joseph Dahrouge
B: 1934-09-24
D: 2018-05-20
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Dahrouge, N. Joseph

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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.