How do you find the right words to say good-bye to a close relative or friend? The task is often a daunting one for even the most gifted writer or eloquent speaker. In this section, you will find good sense advice, helpful tips, and examples of what family members and friends have chosen to honor their loved ones in words.
- Writing An Obituary : A Step-by-Step Guide
The do's and don'ts of writting an obituary: A step-by-step guide to preparing a meaningful and thoughtful acknowledgement of a loved one's passing that communicates the personality and contributions of the deceased.
- Preparing a Eulogy
Delivering a eulogy for a friend or family member is a wonderful way to participate in the funeral service. It is an opportunity to acknowledge the importance of the life lived, and to remind survivors of the memories and legacy left behind. Nearly any eulogy, if delivered with love and respect, can be considered a good one, and a funeral audience will be one of the most sympathetic and forgiving audiences you will ever find.