Life is not a bed of roses for some; there are many challenges and some difficult times may come about, especially when you are least prepared or expecting it. Death is a certainty to everyone and when a loved one is loss, there is really no correct or best word(s) to ease the grieving party’s pain or sadness.
Hence, it is appropriate to send a sympathy card to convey your condolences to the grieving party. A sympathy card offers some quiet support to the grieving party that his loss is shared by others and that he has caring people near him who would be ready to listen if he wants to talk about his grief.
There are many types of sympathy cards in the market today which you can get off the rack easily but you can design yourself to express your personal feelings and creativity.
A self designed sympathy card allows you to express yourself to the grieving party; you can write your own words of feelings to allow the grieving party to know exactly how you feel. You can include some soft and soothing colors, pictures, photos, borders and music which may be comforting to the grieving party.
A sympathy card template may include the following:
* Recipient’s name
* Sympathy greetings
* Sender’s name
Sympathy cards can come in different sizes and shapes to suit your preference. The right words and pictures can bring comfort to the recipient.
Consider the attached sample template for your convenience.