What is the best way to honor its memory?
Four Ways to Honor Someone’s Memory and Keep Their Legacy Alive
- Tell their stories. Recalling your favorite stories–the ones that really showcase who they were–and sharing them out loud can be a great way to honor someone.
- Do something they loved.
- Spend your time wisely.
Why is it important to remember those who died?
To acknowledge that the relationship with the person who died has shifted from physical presence to memory. To acknowledge changes in personal self-identity. To ponder and search for new meaning in life. To receive the loving support of remaining family and friends.
What happens when someone you love dies?
Intense feelings can be frightening, but they usually ease over time. You might experience: shock and feelings of unreality, particularly in the days after the death. intense sadness, which can feel overwhelming.
What to say to someone who has lost a loved one?
1) I am so sorry for your loss. 2) I wish I had the right words, just know I care. 3) I don’t know how you feel, but I am here to help in any way I can. 4) You and your loved one will be in my thoughts and prayers. 5) My favorite memory of your loved one is… 6) I am always just a phone call away 7) Give a hug instead of saying something 8) We all need help at times like this, I am here for you 9) I am usually up early or late, if you need anything 10) Saying nothing, just be with the person
How to memorialize a loved one?
“On behalf of the President of the United States, the United States Army, and a grateful nation, please accept this flag as a symbol of our appreciation for your loved one’s honorable and faithful service,” a soldier said, stooping to present a folded flag to a family member.
How to mourn a loved one?
Get a nice journal,one that will last
How do we remember our deceased loved ones?
One way that a deceased loved one might send you a sign is by placing pennies, dimes or quarters on the ground in front of you. I like to call them “pennies from heaven” and they are a special way to remember loved ones that have passed away. Finding pennies on the ground is a special sign from God that you are not alone in your journey.