Having to let someone you think dearly of go, and saying rest in peace is a hard thing to do, especially you can’t even bring yourself to say it. Don’t worry, there are plenty of other ways to say rest in peace that is less heavy, but convey the sincerest of emotions.
You’re grieving right now, so this is the worst time to pick your brain for other ways to say it especially when your mind is all over the place.
We sympathize with you and wish to help ease this devastating burden and hope whomsoever you lost will in fact rest in peace.
Here are 25 other ways to say rest in peace that you can use at the graveside, on your social media posts, and in your heart:
5 other ways to say “rest in peace” to your family member that has just passed away
No one wants to hear that their family member has passed away, after all, a family is forever. It hurts, but you can express your condolences in more ways than saying “rest in peace”.
Here are 5 other ways to say “rest in peace” when a family member has passed away:
5 other ways to say “rest in peace” to your lover that has just passed away
You had all these great plans to build a life with your lover, but life had different plans.
We can’t pretend that doesn’t hurt, so you are allowed to grieve in whichever way you please.
When you’re ready to post on social media or visit your lover’s graveside, here are some other ways to say “rest in peace” that will speak your heart:
8 other ways to say “rest in peace” to your friends that have just passed away
A friend is a former stranger that you have learned to love and cherish. It is without a doubt difficult to lose someone you have come to consider a friend.
Even in death, you will still want to wish your friend the best. Here are 8 other ways to say “rest in peace” from the heart:
7 other ways to say “rest in peace” those you paid much respect to
There are some people in life whose deaths affect you even if you weren’t very close or never met. The reason is simple, you respect them for who they are and for what they have done for the community.
So, here are 7 other ways to say “rest in peace” to these individuals:
The loss of these people will affect your life, but at the very least you have other ways to say “rest in peace” to emphasize your appreciation for all they have done. It will also help you to find peace and closure in your time of grief.