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John Sanborn
B: 1954-08-20
D: 2018-10-10
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Sanborn, John
Ellen Ovaska
B: 1946-03-16
D: 2018-10-07
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Ovaska, Ellen
Nancy Cant
B: 1937-01-25
D: 2018-10-05
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Cant, Nancy
Susan Panneton-Bailey
B: 1961-03-24
D: 2018-10-05
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Panneton-Bailey, Susan
Frederick Sarstedt
B: 1919-11-09
D: 2018-10-01
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Sarstedt, Frederick
George Emmons Sr.
B: 1932-03-02
D: 2018-09-27
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Emmons Sr., George
Dorothy Walker
B: 1930-05-29
D: 2018-09-24
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Walker, Dorothy
Alma Bishop
B: 1931-10-21
D: 2018-09-23
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Bishop, Alma
Lillie Videan
B: 1917-09-25
D: 2018-09-22
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Videan, Lillie
Elaine Corriveau
B: 1938-07-04
D: 2018-09-22
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Corriveau, Elaine
Lyle Lucier
B: 1928-02-05
D: 2018-09-21
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Lucier, Lyle
Dana Milley
B: 1947-03-30
D: 2018-09-20
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Milley, Dana
Christopher Groff
B: 1960-03-04
D: 2018-09-19
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Groff, Christopher
Daniel Lyons
B: 1941-12-16
D: 2018-09-18
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Lyons, Daniel
Lister Shaw Jr.
B: 1948-05-20
D: 2018-09-18
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Shaw Jr., Lister
Linda Patnaude
B: 1955-10-02
D: 2018-09-17
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Patnaude, Linda
Rafaela Cabrera de Mojica
B: 1946-05-25
D: 2018-09-13
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Cabrera de Mojica, Rafaela
Richard Theriault
B: 1959-09-17
D: 2018-09-12
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Theriault, Richard
Andrew Smith Jr. "Buggie"
B: 1949-03-17
D: 2018-09-12
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Smith Jr. "Buggie", Andrew
Lucille Beaudoin
B: 1919-05-22
D: 2018-09-11
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Beaudoin, Lucille
Robert Claflin
B: 1923-02-17
D: 2018-09-11
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Claflin, Robert

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Beverly Donovan
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Beverly
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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.