How to Write Sympathy Letters and Notes: 40 Ready-to-Use Letters

How to Write Sympathy Letters and Notes: 40 Ready-to-Use Letters

by Dianna Booher

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Are you saddened but unsure about how best to express you deep feelings in the face of sorrow or tragedy? In sympathy situations, friends and family have the greatest need to hear from you. Don’t leave them wondering about your lack of concern.

When you can’t find the right words to express comfort, make the sympathy letter writing process a little easier in this stressful situation with our professionally written package of sympathy letters and notes.

You’ll find sample sympathy letters for both personal and business situations:

Personal Sympathy and Business Sympathy Letters

Death of a child

Death of a parent

Death of a spouse

Death of other relatives


Death of pet

Personal failures

Disaster—loss of home

Disaster—loss of business

Business failure

Financial ruin

Loss of job—friend

Loss of job—coworker

Get well soon

Terminal illness—friend

Terminal illness—acquaintance


Divorce—to parents of those getting divorce

Divorce—to friend or relative getting divorce

Criminal conviction

Crime victim

How to Use This Sympathy Letter and Notes Package

You have two choices. Either …

1. Download the PDF package and select the sample sympathy letter you need. Then copy and paste it into Microsoft Word or any other word processor. Send it out.

2. Read samples to “get the flavor” of what the sympathy letter or note should say. Then “pick and choose” sentences you like to use in composing your own sympathy letter or note.

Total Number of Letters: 40
Total Number of Situations/Topics: 24

If you need a sympathy letter or note to show someone you care and you can’t find exactly the right words, let us help with this professionally written package that offers many choices to help you express your thoughts.

Sympathy Letters and Notes
Written by Dianna Booher
Award-winning author of 44 books
published by Simon and Schuster/Pocket Books, Random House/Ballantine, McGraw-Hill, Wiley, Warner, and Thomas Nelson

Product Details

BN ID: 2940149066308
Publisher: Booher Research Institute
Publication date: 01/31/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 522 KB

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