The following sample sympathy letter is suitable for a neighbor or an acquaintance. You can change the words in brackets to personalize the letter or just use it as an example for writing your own hand-written sympathy letter.
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Dear [Recipient], I am so sorry to hear that you’ve lost [Name of the deceased]. [He/she] was clearly a wonderful [husband/wife], [father/mother] and friend. I will always remember when [he/she] [a brief story/anecdote]. I know that I can’t understand how badly you are hurting right now, but I hope that your life with such a fantastic [man/woman] gives you some measure of comfort. Wishing you peace during this difficult time. In Sympathy, [Sender]
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