What to Say at a Funeral?

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At funerals, it’s important to keep the speech short and simple. The most common and sincere way of extending your sympathy is to say, “I am sorry” to the bereaved for their loss. Listening rather than talking is very important during funerals.
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At a funeral you can express your sympathy to the family by saying how sorry you are. It is also good to let the deceased family know how much you will miss the deceased, how dear he was, how she made the world a better place, or what an inspiration he was. You can convey your message by using some of these words What you're going through must be very difficult, He/she lived a full life and was an inspiration to me and many others, I/We are shocked and saddened by your loss. We care and love you deepl
During funerals, many people are careful about the words they say or actions they do in front of the grieving family members. It is quite advisable to talk about the great things the deceased had achieved and done for you in your life.
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It is always nice to share a fond memory with the family at a funeral. Nothing too humorous and certainly not vulgar, just something nice that will make them smile for a moment.
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Talk about what shaped the deceased. Your grandmother living through the Great Depression learned the value of helping each other and that there are more important things than money
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If you have been chosen to speak at a funeral here are some suggestions on what to say: You could mention the person's character. Speak of his accomplishments. Tell what you will
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Perhaps a more empathetic "My thoughts have been with you today". If your thoughts actually haven't been with the person and white lies aren't your thing, consider a light
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