General Epitaphs and Words of Comfort

  • At rest
  • Rest in peace
  • In God's loving care
  • We will meet again
  • At rest
  • Rest in peace
  • In God's loving care
  • We will meet again
  • In loving memory
  • At rest with the Lord
  • Gone but not forgotten
  • Blessed be their memory
  • Peace at last
  • The Lord is my shepherd
  • And the angels sing
  • Love lives on
  • Entered into rest
  • Until we meet again
  • Forever in our hearts
  • Always in our hearts
  • Rest is thine, sweet memory ours
  • Sweetly sleeping
  • Loving memories last forever
  • Step softly, a dream lies buried here
  • Your love will light my way; your memory will ever be with me
  • A free spirit
  • An inspiration to all
  • We miss you
  • We love you always
  • With all my love
  • Gone from home, but not from our hearts
  • Great love lives on
  • Forever young, forever in our hearts
  • Life is not forever. Love is.
  • A life full of years of understanding
  • A friend to many and sadly missed
  • Of tender heart and generous spirit
  • Peace is thine and sweet remembrance is ours
  • Our love is love forever
  • Love never ends
  • Your patient courage is a beloved memory
  • Wonderful was your love for us
  • Loving memories last forever
  • The saddened hearts were healed
  • Love makes memory eternal
  • For with the dawn comes great joy
  • Step softly, a dream lies buried here
  • A gentle man (woman)
  • Gone fishin’
  • She (He) touched the lives of many
  • She (He) loved everyone
  • While we have time, let us do good
  • For love itself lives on
  • Those we love remain with us
  • Into Thy Hands I command my spirit
  • I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday, and I love today
  • It is morning on the other side... and all is light and joy
  • This was no ordinary life. This was a life well-lived and well-loved, a life that will be deeply missed
  • And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years
  • And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest
  • We live to love you more each day
  • We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give
  • Many things in life will catch your eye, but few will catch your heart... Pursue those
  • In another home, in a happier place, in a beautiful forever
  • Nothing that is loved is ever lost... No one who has touched a life, who has brought beauty to the world, is ever truly gone
  • Memories, laughter, love... the treasures we keep forever
  • Each soul leaves a legacy of love
  • A life well-lived leaves behind a beautiful bouquet of memories
  • The world is a far lesser place without you
  • Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away
  • Sun of my soul, thou saviour dear, it is not night if thou be near
  • What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever
  • The song is ended, but the melody lingers on
  • Too well loved to ever be forgotten
  • Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile
  • Out of the finite darkness, into the infinite light
  • Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal
  • If you don't climb the mountain, you can't view the plain
  • The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and for deeds left undone
  • Each day comes bearing its own gifts. Untie the ribbons
  • Veni, vidi, vici (I came, I saw, I conquered)
  • Love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation
  • If tears could build a stairway, and memories a lane, I’d walk right up to heaven and bring you home again
  • To live in the hearts of those we love is never to die

Epitaphs and Words of Comfort

General Epitaphs and Words of Comfort

  • At rest
  • Rest in peace
  • In God's loving care
  • We will meet again
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For a Father, Husband, Son, Brother

  • Rest in peace
  • In loving memory
  • Entered into rest
  • Until we meet again
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For a Mother, Wife, Daughter or Sister

  • Sweet in her ways
  • She walked in beauty
  • The sweetest sounds to mortals given are heard in Mother, Home and Heaven
  • A mother's love grows by giving
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For an Infant or Child

  • Our little angel
  • Remembering a tiny angel
  • Sweetly sleeping
  • So small, so sweet, so soon
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From the Bible

  • In God’s care
  • Trust in God
  • The Lord is my shepherd
  • Death is only a shadow across the path to heaven
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From the Classics

  • Heaven, the treasury of everlasting joy (Shakespeare)
  • The end and the reward of toil is rest (James Beattie)
  • In His will is our peace (Dante)
  • Music, when soft voices dies, vibrates in the memory... (Shelley)
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