What do you write in an employee sympathy card?

When a colleague has lost a loved one

  • I heard about the loss of [your relative].
  • My heart goes out to you right now.
  • Sending you strength to get through this difficult time.
  • My deepest sympathies for your loss.
  • I am deeply saddened to hear of your loss.
  • I hope you find comfort at this time of loss.

What do you write in a sympathy card for a colleague?

Simple condolence messages

  1. Sending heartfelt condolences.
  2. Sending caring thoughts your way.
  3. I was so saddened to hear of your loss.
  4. So sorry for your loss.
  5. Thinking of you.
  6. Sent with love and remembrance of your loved one.
  7. With my deepest condolences to you and your family.
  8. Celebrating the life of a great person.

What do you say to a coworker when someone dies?

Good Comments:

  • I am so sorry for your loss.
  • I know it’s rough; I wish I had something to say to make you feel better.
  • I’m here for you.
  • I wish I had the right words; just know I care.
  • I don’t know how you feel, but I am here to help in any way I can.
  • You’ll be in my thoughts and prayers.

What can I say instead of condolences?

Here are some things that you can say at the funeral (or write in a sympathy card) instead of, “I’m sorry for your loss”: “I’ve been thinking about you often.”…

  • “I’ve been thinking about you often.”
  • “I’m so sorry you’re going through this.”
  • “How can I help you?”
  • “I’m here whenever you need me.”
  • “I’m sorry.”

How do you end a sympathy card?

How to end a sympathy card

  1. With sympathy.
  2. Thinking of you.
  3. With love.
  4. With loving thoughts.
  5. Sending my deepest condolences.

How do you write a comforting message?


  1. “We are so sorry for your loss.”
  2. “I’m going to miss her, too.”
  3. “I hope you feel surrounded by much love.”
  4. “Sharing in your sadness as you remember Juan.”
  5. “Sharing in your sadness as you remember Dan.”
  6. “Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs.
  7. “With deepest sympathy as you remember Robert.”

How do you say sorry for your loss in a professional way?

Sudden Loss

  1. I am so sorry to hear of this unexpected loss. Please accept my heartfelt condolences.
  2. My heart goes out to you after this sudden loss. You’re in my thoughts and prayers.
  3. I was so saddened to hear this shocking news. My heart goes out to you at this time of grief.
  4. This is such a shock.

What is better than saying I’m sorry for your loss?

What to say when someone says “sorry for your loss”?

  • “Thank you”
  • “Thank you for coming”
  • “I appreciate your kind words”
  • “I’m grateful for your support”
  • “Thank you for being here”
  • “He would be glad to know you’re here”
  • “Thank you for reaching out to me.”
  • “It makes me feel less alone to know you understand.”