Condolence message for a friend

Finding words when writing a condolence message for a friend is very hard. If you’re struggling with your words of sympathy, these might help you:

  1. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult time
  2. The sun, the moon, the wind, the stars, will forever be around, reminding you of the love you shared, and the peace she’s finally found.
  3. We are thinking of your family wanting to help out in any way we can. I’ll call to see when would be a good night to bring over dinner
  4. You and your family are surrounded by love during this difficult time
  5. My home is open to you whenever you need it, even if it’s just for a change of scenery and a cup of coffee. You are always welcome.
  6. Although no words can really help to ease your loss, know that you are in my thoughts.
  7. What we have once enjoyed we can never lose…All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. ~Helen Keller
  8. What is lovely never dies, but passes into another loveliness, Star-dust or sea-foam, Flower or winged air.   Thomas Bailey Aldrich
  9. When reason fails, pray for peace. We will be praying with you.
  10. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. ~Kahlil Gibran
  11. Words, however kind, can’t mend your heartache, but those who care for you share your grief and wish you comfort and peace of mind.
  12. I want to help but have no idea how. Please let me know how I can help you?
  13. A great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again. ~Maya Angelou
  14. Know that you made an incredible impact on _____’s life, and that they were better and happier for having known you.
  15. I am at a loss for words during this sorrowful time, but please know that I am thinking of you and praying for peace and comfort for you and your family.
  16. Unable are the loved to die. For love is immortality. ~Emily Dickinson
  17. Some people come into our lives, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never the same. ~ Author Unknown
  18. There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart. ~Gandhi
  19. I’m here for you during this dark time, and will be here for you when the light begins to shine for you again.
  20. May the sorrow you feel in your heart lighten by the love that surrounds you.
  21. You can’t truly heal from a loss until you allow yourself to really FEEL the loss. – Mandy Hale
  22. It isn’t what happens to us that causes us to suffer; it’s what we say to ourselves about what happens. – Pema Chödrön
  23. The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering. – Ben Okri
  24. Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow. ~Robert Louis Stevenson
  25. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. ~William Wordsworth

Sources: www.treesforachange.com, www.acknowledgements.net, www.lifehack.org

Author: Lily Calyx

Flower expert, gardening enthusiast and creative mind behind our blog.

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