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Howard Hanson
B: 1947-11-22
D: 2018-04-22
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Hanson, Howard
James "Jim" Carroll
B: 1962-09-24
D: 2018-04-19
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Carroll, James "Jim"
Mary Margaret Sonski
B: 1924-09-29
D: 2018-04-18
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Sonski, Mary Margaret
Thomas Pearson
B: 1918-07-26
D: 2018-04-17
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Pearson, Thomas
William "Bumper" Norris
B: 1944-03-29
D: 2018-04-15
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Norris, William "Bumper"
William Snyder
B: 1923-10-31
D: 2018-04-14
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Snyder, William
Gian Improta
B: 1932-08-01
D: 2018-04-14
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Improta, Gian
James Roach
B: 1932-01-20
D: 2018-04-12
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Roach, James
Chester Ogrodnik
B: 1945-11-30
D: 2018-04-12
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Ogrodnik, Chester
Francesco "Frankie" Vono
B: 1938-08-17
D: 2018-04-12
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Vono, Francesco "Frankie"
George Belanger
D: 2018-04-12
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Belanger, George
Anne Marino
B: 1926-03-31
D: 2018-04-11
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Marino, Anne
Gene Locke
B: 1936-10-21
D: 2018-04-11
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Locke, Gene
Susan Grady
B: 1952-08-29
D: 2018-04-11
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Grady, Susan
Katherine "Auntie" Lindberg
B: 1973-01-28
D: 2018-04-11
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Lindberg, Katherine "Auntie"
Gerry Ludden
B: 1940-03-24
D: 2018-04-11
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Ludden, Gerry
Robert Barba
B: 1929-04-16
D: 2018-04-10
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Barba, Robert
Beverly Worthington
B: 1937-07-02
D: 2018-04-10
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Worthington, Beverly
Mavis Hartung
B: 1918-10-16
D: 2018-04-08
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Hartung, Mavis
John Mangini
B: 1930-02-16
D: 2018-04-05
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Mangini, John
Frederick Nestor
B: 1938-10-14
D: 2018-04-02
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Nestor, Frederick

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Sharon Boulanger
In Memory of
Sharon L. Boulanger
1962 - 2017
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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.