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Old 07-21-2017, 09:02 AM
 
Location: SW MO
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I suggest sending a sympathy card to the widow. Most people do really appreciate receiving such notes, as it reminds them that other people do care and are supportive. Of course, it will not change the tragedy of the situation, but it might be a little comfort. I think that sending your condolences also makes you feel that you have done something helpful, at a time that you can do little else to help.
Having just recently - two months and a few days ago - lost my wife I can attest to the fact that sympathy cards and other condolences are very much appreciated.
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Old 07-21-2017, 10:10 AM
 
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Having just recently - two months and a few days ago - lost my wife I can attest to the fact that sympathy cards and other condolences are very much appreciated.
I am so sorry for your loss,Curmudgeon.
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