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Anthony Drago
B: 1931-06-20
D: 2018-11-07
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Drago, Anthony
Mary Antonelli
B: 1923-04-25
D: 2018-10-31
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Antonelli, Mary
Joanna Ciasca
B: 1946-10-16
D: 2018-10-26
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Ciasca, Joanna
Jennifer Pullano
B: 1971-03-08
D: 2018-10-25
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Pullano, Jennifer
Jacquelyn Baxter
B: 1973-01-16
D: 2018-10-24
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Baxter, Jacquelyn
Salvatore Gioconda
B: 1927-09-23
D: 2018-10-23
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Gioconda, Salvatore
Helen Morgan
B: 1917-06-18
D: 2018-10-20
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Morgan, Helen
Natalie Sellen
B: 1936-11-16
D: 2018-10-16
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Sellen, Natalie
Ruth Turner
B: 1936-10-17
D: 2018-10-16
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Turner, Ruth
Nicklaus Palmentieri
B: 1984-10-03
D: 2018-10-16
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Palmentieri, Nicklaus
Edith Mashinter
B: 1929-07-14
D: 2018-10-13
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Mashinter, Edith
Jeffrey Jones
B: 1976-09-23
D: 2018-10-13
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Jones, Jeffrey
Robert Sink
B: 1991-07-25
D: 2018-10-08
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Sink, Robert
Joseph Irrera
B: 1963-07-23
D: 2018-10-07
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Irrera, Joseph
Thomas Miller, Sr.
B: 1935-07-29
D: 2018-10-07
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Miller, Sr., Thomas
Angel Jimenez
B: 1938-10-01
D: 2018-10-04
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Jimenez, Angel
Raymond Kotansky
B: 2001-02-15
D: 2018-10-02
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Kotansky, Raymond
Arcadia Pinto
B: 1942-02-03
D: 2018-09-28
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Pinto, Arcadia
Ralph Shaw III
B: 1947-10-29
D: 2018-09-28
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Shaw III, Ralph
Louis Houmis
B: 1933-10-15
D: 2018-09-21
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Houmis, Louis
Frank Lombardi
B: 1955-12-10
D: 2018-09-20
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Lombardi, Frank

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Geraldine Hendrickson
In Memory of
Geraldine
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1929 - 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.