30 Funeral Thank You Cards wording examples

Eternal Light English Acknowledgment
Eternal Light Thank You Card

After funeral services are over, what else is there to do? The loss weighs heavily in your heart, but you still have to continue your day-to-day life. It can feel exhausting, but you don’t have to let go so soon. 

Instead of pushing the thought of them to the back of your mind, take time to remember the life they lived and what you can take from this experience.

One way to do that is by thanking the people who came to offer support at the funeral. Funeral thank you notes so soon after a loss can be challenging to write. Know that it is okay to wait. Be sure to take the proper amount of time that you need.

The best thing you can do is let time pass and be genuine about your feelings. It is what everyone needs. The examples in this post are meant as guidance if you are struggling to find the right words to express your gratitude.

Tips for Making Thank You Cards

Bereavement Thank You Cards

Example 1

Thank you for coming to support us when my mother passed away. It has been a hard time but with you by my side, it has been an easier burden to bear.

Example 2
I appreciate all you did to help us. The flowers, food, and card you gave us when Michael passed away. I’m glad I have you in my life. Your support means everything.

Example 3
Thank you for sharing your story of when your mother passed away. It all happened so fast. I didn’t know how to deal with it. Listening to your experience gave me perspective on how I should move forward. I am grateful to have you in my life.

Example 4
Thank you for helping me with the funeral arrangements. I was so stressed, I never thought I’d get everything done. Everything went well and I owe it to your help.

Example 5
You are such an amazing person. I’ve always known how kind you are, but amidst this tragedy, you were my life preserver, keeping me afloat when the tides wanted to keep me under.

Example 6
Thank you for being my best friend. There are so many things you could be doing, but you take time out of your day to check on me. You are one of a kind.

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Thank You Card Forever In Our Hearts

Examples for Funeral Thank You Cards Donations

 Example 1

Thank you for donating to the Hospice in memory of John. He enjoyed his final days there. John shared many stories of your selflessness with the family in recent weeks. We appreciate all you did for him.

Example 2
We appreciate your donation to the Humane Society in honor of Lily. She loved animals her whole life. There were times she would take in injured birds that the neighbor’s cat attacked. Even if it felt hopeless, she always tried to give them a chance to return to nature. Lily would be happy knowing animals will be helped with your donation.

Example 3
Thank you for the money at Joe’s funeral. We gave your contribution to St Jude’s cancer research. Joe had several people in his life going through cancer, so he’s been an avid supporter all his life. Thank you for attending the funeral.

Example 4
We appreciate the financial donation you made for Michael’s funeral. We used it to help cover the funeral expenses. Michael looked up to you. His whole life working with you is one of the things he looked forward to every day.

Example 5
Thank you for the generous donation given at the visitation. Bob would have never accepted it. He was always too kind for his own good. He always worked so hard. I never thought he’d have time to create such strong relationships. My father is lucky to have someone like you in their life.

Example 6
We are grateful for your support during this time. The funeral was unexpected. The money you donated helped cover the catering expenses. We thank you for your generosity.

Example 7
Thank you so much for the donation in Elizabeth’s honor. She was an immigrant and always talked about how she would make the world a better place for immigrants around the world. With your donation and her many, we paid it forward and donated to the International Rescue Committee.

Cherished Rose Acknowledgment
Thank You Card Cherished Rose

Examples for Funeral Thank You Cards for Flowers

Example 1

The flowers you brought for Amy’s funeral were beautiful. Her favorite color was purple and I’m sure Amy would have loved the lilacs. Thank you for your selflessness. It was a pleasure having you attend.

Example 2
The roses at my grandma’s funeral were lovely. Pink roses were always her favorite. Sometimes I can still feel her presence with the scent of pink roses. We appreciate your thoughtfulness.

Example 3
The flowers sent by the members of the Hospital Board were beautiful and greatly appreciated.

Example 4
I’m thankful to have you as a companion in this hard time. The flowers you sent for my grandpa are beautiful. Thank you for keeping my family and I in your thoughts and prayers.

Example 5
Many thanks to you for showing your help and compassion through the flowers you brought. I will always remember your kindness.

Example 6
The roses you sent for Dad were beautiful.

Friends who Volunteer Cars and Services

Example 1: 
Thank you, Bob, for the use of your car. It was needed and greatly appreciated.

Example 2:
You were so kind as to stay with Mother after the funeral and help her through that first evening alone.

Example 3:
The apple pie you sent to the house was delicious; thanks again for your thoughtfulness.

Example 4:
It was so thoughtful of you to bring us your delicious ziti for dinner. The comfort of a home-cooked meal can’t be understated”

Example 5:
Much thanks to you for ordering the pizza for my family during the few days of my mom’s passing. We were all glad to have the option to eat together at home without sorting out what to eat. Likewise, thank you for going to the memorial service.

Example 6:
The meals you left at our house after the funeral was extremely helpful to us. Thank you for being so kind of us.

Example 7:
We are so grateful that you helped us through such a difficult time by caring for our pets while we were away

Example 8:
Thank you for taking care of the kids when we made funeral plans for their dad’s funeral

Going Home Acknowledgment
Going Home Thank You Card
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Majestic Thank You Card

Thank You Cards to Coworkers

Example 1:
Thank you for sending roses to the memorial service home. It was very generous  of you all to support me during this hard times.

Example 2:
I’d like to express my gratitude for your compassion expressed to me during this tough period of grief.

Example 3:
It’s been an especially trying period for me lately. Thank you for your sympathies and for taking the time to consider what I’m going through. It means a lot to me that you reached out to me at this difficult time in my life.

Funeral Thank You Cards & Regal Line

At The Regal Line, we have been committed to providing the highest quality funeral prayer card, thank you cards for funeral, and funeral guest books.

Our funeral cards help send a message to others. We have created funeral card designs that will figuratively acknowledge who your loved one was.

Some of our designs we offer range from modern, spiritual, mediative, traditional, and eco-friendly.


Shall they be remembered. They are remembered for the life they lived and the virtues they carried with each stride

Mountain View Acknowledgment
Mountain View Thank You Card

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