Sometimes it’s hard to find the words to express your sympathies when someone has passed. Here are a few examples to help you when writing a note or card.
Some words of comfort you can use to open your letter and express your sorrow are: Our deepest condolences to you upon the passing of _______.
So sorry to hear of _______’s passing. Please accept our heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your loved one.
Words can’t express how saddened we are to hear of your loss. Our sin…cere sympathies to you and your family. We pray the love of God enfolds you during this difficult time
May your many memories of _______ help to sustain you at this most difficult time.
You are in our prayers during this difficult time in the loss of your dear _______ It was with great sadness that we learned of _______’s passing; please accept our heartfelt condolences.
Words of Condolences to Use in the Body of Your Letter At this point in your letter you can also say some kind words about the deceased. The following sympathy phrases are popular and appropriate:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. I will always remember _____ fondly and have wonderful memories of many times spent with you all during the younger years! He leaves behind a wonderful family and I know you will all be a great source of comfort and support to one another.
We were so sorry to hear about _____’s passing. We hope that the love of family and friends will comfort and strengthen you in the days ahead.
So sorry to hear this sad news. We will miss _____ at the lake this summer.
Thinking of you and your family at this time. My condolences to you and your family on the passing of your _____. It is never easy to lose a parent, no matter your age. I pray for your peace and comfort as you continue your life journey without your _____’s earthly presence.
Sympathies to your family on the passing of your brother/sister. He/she will always be in our hearts. Words are never adequate in moments like these. We will say though, that our hearts go out to you, and we will always remember the joyous memories that we are privileged to have in knowing your _____. May God’s peace be with you.
Cherish the memories you created with _____. I will always remember him/her for her caring and loving nature. Our condolences to you at this sad time. Your _____ was a wonderful man/woman. He/She always had a beautiful smile. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.