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Michael Dassow
B: 1960-02-11
D: 2018-11-10
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Dassow, Michael
Gertrude Borusky
B: 1928-05-20
D: 2018-11-09
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Borusky, Gertrude
Virginia Gassel
B: 1960-12-03
D: 2018-11-06
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Gassel, Virginia
Daniel Kania
B: 1946-10-04
D: 2018-11-04
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Kania, Daniel
Olive Puestow
B: 1919-01-21
D: 2018-11-04
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Puestow, Olive
Aaron Backhaus
B: 1997-05-01
D: 2018-11-03
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Backhaus, Aaron
Nancy Dayton
D: 2018-11-02
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Dayton, Nancy
Donald Oppermann
D: 2018-11-02
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Oppermann, Donald
Sharon Teufel
B: 1952-06-30
D: 2018-11-02
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Teufel, Sharon
Sally Zeman
B: 1947-12-20
D: 2018-11-02
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Zeman, Sally
Milton Schmid
B: 1928-04-09
D: 2018-11-01
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Schmid, Milton
James Patten
B: 1944-01-14
D: 2018-11-01
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Patten, James
Jeffrey Markowski
B: 1954-12-09
D: 2018-10-31
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Markowski, Jeffrey
David Quello
B: 1947-10-27
D: 2018-10-29
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Quello, David
Eldon Hepner
B: 1929-10-21
D: 2018-10-28
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Hepner, Eldon
Shirley Thomson
B: 1932-10-04
D: 2018-10-27
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Thomson, Shirley
Gabriel Gorton
B: 2016-12-08
D: 2018-10-24
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Gorton, Gabriel
Jeffrey Verette
B: 1984-05-25
D: 2018-10-24
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Verette, Jeffrey
Ronald Vesely
B: 1956-04-22
D: 2018-10-22
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Vesely, Ronald
Donald Waier
B: 1950-07-25
D: 2018-10-17
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Waier, Donald
Andrew Cochran
B: 1964-07-12
D: 2018-10-16
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Cochran, Andrew

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Jace Burke
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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.