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A Collection of Sympathy Messages and Condolence Quotes

·        Thinking of you and wishing you peace and comfort.

·        Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

·        We are so sorry for your loss.

·        Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.

·        I was saddened to hear that your (father, aunt, etc.) passed away. My thoughts are with you and your family.

·        Sending prayers and hugs. I am so sorry for your loss.

“Some people come into our lives,
leave footprints on our hearts,
and we are never the same.”
Author unknown

“Those we love don’t go away, They walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near, Still loved, still missed and very dear.” Author unknown

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal,
love leaves a memory no one can steal.”
From a headstone in Ireland


          “Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are with us.”   Author unknown

 “There is no foot too small that it cannot leave an imprint on this world.”  Author unknown

 “Those we have held in our arms for a little while, we hold in our hearts forever.”  Author unknown


Sympathy Bible Verses

“Come to me, all who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28

“I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die.” John 11:25,26

“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.” Revelation 21:4

“When you go through deep waters, I will be with you.” Isaiah 43:2

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.” Psalm 23:4

I hope this gives you some words to express your sympathy.  If you would like other suggestions to help those that are hurting, check out A Guide for Writing a Sympathy Note, Top 30 Ways to Help After a Death, and sign up for our email list to receive a free comprehensive resource guide for the bereaved. 

Anne from Kidderbug Kreations

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