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Where can you find a guide on how to write words of condolence?

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ObitiuariesHelp.org and Memorial Keepsakes both offer informative guides on how to create appropriate condolence notes. Finding the right words is often difficult, but these websites offer tips and step-by-step instructions for creating respectful condolences.

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Where can you find a guide on how to write words of condolence?
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ObituariesHelp.org suggests being as sincere as possible, considering the circumstances. Often a short note is best, just to say "I am thinking of you." The site also offers a sample condolence letter to use as a guide.

Memorial Keepsake provides an outline for creating a sympathy letter. The authors suggest mentioning the name of the deceased at the outset and including a mention of a special memory if applicable, then offering kind thoughts or best wishes before closing.

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