Losing a father can be a difficult time for the children and spouse left behind. This time of grief can not only bring about fear but also a sense of loss and instability. Here are some great example of what to write in a sympathy card for the loss of a father.
A father may pass on but his thoughts, hopes and dreams live on in us.
A great soul has departed, but the memories shall never fade. Your loss is huge, and I can only share your pain. May the soul that has gone, rest in peace. Keep faith and courage. I am sorry for your loss.
I am deeply and sincerely sorry for the loss of your father.
I am really sorry for you loss. I know how close you were to your father and what an influence he had on your life. We will miss him.
I am sorry to hear about the loss of your father. If you feel like talking to someone, know that I am a good listener.
I am truly sorry for your loss. There is not grieving message that can express how much he meant to me. My heart is aching.
I cannot tell you how sorry I was to hear about your dad. I was shocked and saddened by the news. Please extend my sympathy to your mom and the rest of your family.
I hope it comforts you to know that your grief is shared by all of us who knew your dad. He was a wonderful man and he will be sorely missed
I was saddened to hear about the demise of your loving father. Please take care of yourself dear. May his soul rest in tranquil.
I was so sorry to hear about your father’s passing. I know this is a very sad and difficult time for you and your family. You have my very deepest sympathy.
I will keep you close in my thoughts and prayers in the coming weeks as you are going through your process of grieving.
Just remember that loved ones never go away. They are always by our side, even on days when they may seem just an illusion.
Life doesn’t seem fair sometimes and this is one of those moments. Your father was one of the good guys. I will miss him terribly. My condolences.
Losing your dad can be extremely difficult because you are losing a source of strength, stability and consistency in your life. I am sorry for your loss.
My condolences to you for the passing of your father. There will never be another man like him.
My heartfelt condolences. Your father was an outstanding man and it seems that he has left us too soon.
No matter where he goes, you will always be your Daddy’s little star. He will watch over you from above.
No matter wherever he is, he’ll always be watching over you. He will stay with you forever.
The loss of one’s father marks one of the most profound rites of passage in our life.
Your dad was a wise man, but at the same time, he had a great sense of humor. He will be missed greatly and remembered often.
Your father always bragged about how wonderful you were. I hope you know that you meant the world to him. He was a wonderful man and will be missed. Truly sorry for your loss.
Your father was always there for my family and I growing up. He was so giving and thoughtful. He will live on in our heart forever.
Your father was one of the nicest people I know and I know that he was a great dad too. You have my deepest sympathy on your loss.
In this enlightened Ted Talk, Elaine Mansfield looks at how to handle grief and deal with this challenging time in your life.