English Epitaphs

  1. Absent from the body, Present with the Lord.
  2. I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
  3. I go to prepare a place for you that where I am, there you may also be.
  4. Neither height, nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
  5. I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one can snatch them out of My hand.
  6. Our brief partings on earth will appear one day as nothing beside the joy of eternity together.
  7. After the night comes the morning, bidding all darkness cease… After life’s cares and sorrows, His comfort, sweetness and peace.
  8. But many that are first shall be last and the last shall be first.
  9. He lived life to the fullest.
  10. She filled every second of her life with laughter, love and happiness.
  11. Their greatest peace was found in nature…and those moments spent crossing the next mountain.
  12. He was filled with a zest for life that never grew old, and kept him eternally young.
  13. She is not far away.
  14. While he lives cherished in our memories, he is never far away.
  15. They loved their Lord with all their heart, with all their mind and with all their spirit.
  16. A godly man who served the Lord all his days.
  17. May God be with you and comfort you.
  18. In God’s care.
  19. The Lord is my Shepherd.
  20. May heaven’s eternal joy be thine.
  21. Love is eternal.
  22. Where there is great love there are always miracles.
  23. May she rest in peace with God.
  24. Not my will but thine be done.
  25. Blessed sleep to which we all.
  26. Let her own works praise her at the gates.
  27. Generous of heart, constant of faith.
  28. Out of sorrow God speaks to us best.
  29. I know that my redeemer lives, therefore I too shall live.
  30. He gives His beloved sleep.
  31. God grant us love…Something to love He lends us.
  32. Our love goes with you and our souls wait to join you.
  33. In His will is our peace.
  34. Unto them that love God, all things work for good.
  35. And I will give you rest.
  36. Trust in God.
  37. May the peace of the Lord be with you.
  38. For to this end Christ died.
  39. I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills.
  40. All things change but God remains.
  41. God is our refuge and our strength.
  42. All things to the glory of God.
  43. And flights of angles sing thee to thy rest.
  44. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
  45. What we keep in memory is ours forever.
  46. A man must stand erect, not be kept erect by others.
  47. Always in our hearts.
  48. Gone from home but not from our hearts.
  49. We lived together in happiness, we rest together in peace.
  50. Love lives on.
  51. She touched everyone with special love and kindness.
  52. We miss you.
  53. A free spirit.
  54. Our little angel.
  55. An inspiration to all.
  56. We love you always.
  57. With all my love.
  58. There was grace in her steps, love in every gesture.
  59. Forever young, forever in our hearts.
  60. Life is not forever.  Love is.
  61. May she be remembered as she remembered others.
  62. A life full of years of understanding.
  63. Of tender heart and generous spirit.
  64. Peace is thine and sweet remembrance is ours.
  65. A woman of virtue kindness and modesty.
  66. Your patient courage is a beloved memory.
  67. She graced her family with acts of loving kindness.
  68. Precious are the memories of
  69. How beautiful life was to me.
  70. Her works were kindness, her deeds were love.
  71. Tender mother, a faithful friend.
  72. A friend to many and sadly missed.
  73. Our love is forever.
  74. Wonderful was your love for us.
  75. Love never ends.
  76. They gave their today for our tomorrow.
  77. Loving memories last forever.
  78. He loved and was loved.
  79. Too well loved to ever be forgotten.
  80. Love makes memory eternal.
  81. To live in the hearts of others is not to die.
  82. Gone fishin’
  83. A gentle man.
  84. She loved everyone.
  85. He touched the lives of many.
  86. While we have time, let us do good.
  87. As the bird, free of its cage seeks the heights So the Christian soul in death flies home to God.
  88. The saddened hearts were healed in knowing the pain of life is over and the beauty of the soul revealed.
  89. I have fought the good fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith.
  90. Rest, O weary traveler, for with the dawn comes great joy.
  91. I am not afraid of tomorrow, For I have seen yesterday and loved today.
  92. If our love could have saved him, He would not have died.
  93. Step softly, a dream lies buried here.
  94. God grant us the serenity to accept the things we cannot change, the courage to change the things we can and the wisdom to know the difference.
  95. Great love lives on.
  96. His courage, his smile, his grace gladdened the hearts of those who have had the privilege of loving him.
  97. It’s hard to look back on any gain in life that does not have a loss attached to it.
  98. Those we love remain with us for love itself lives on.
  99. But O for the touch of a vanished hand and the sound of a voice that is still. -Tennyson
  100. Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal
  101. To the world you may have just been somebody, but to all of us you were the world.
  102. No pain, no grief, no anxious fear can reach our loved one sleeping here.
  103. Gone, but not forgotten
  104. To live in the hearts of those we love is never to die
  105. Forever in our hearts
  106. Ours for a little while, with Jesus forever
  107. Not lost to memory! Not lost to love! but gone to our Father’s house above
  108. May the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace
  109. Death is the golden key that opens the palace of Eternity.
  110. To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
  111. Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.
  112. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.
  113. She appreciated every moment because she knew she might never be able to experience it again.
  114. My wife, my friend, the mother dear In dreamless sleep repossess here May those whose love to her was given, All meet and live with her in heaven
  115. She concealed her tears but shared her smiles
  116. If there is another world, he lives in bliss,If not another, he made the most of this
  117. Only those who risk going too far will ever know how far they can go. We will always remember just how far our wonderful boy could go!
  118. What lies behind him and what lies before him are tiny matters compared to what lied within him
  119. He achieved success here because he lived well, laughed often and loved much. We’ll forever miss you, Daddy!
  120. He never heard opportunity knock because he was too busy building doors. Don’t forget us!
  121. Many things in life will catch your eye but few will catch your heart…Pursue those.
  122. Memories, laughter, love…the treasures we keep forever.
  123. The world is a far lesser place without you
  124. The song is ended by the melody lingers on.
  125. I can only hope we shall see each other again in that place where there is only love and no shadows fall, You have touched my very being…
  126. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
  127. Asked for so little and gave so very much
  128. Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God
  129. Generous of heart, constant of faith
  130. Gone but not forgotten
  131. Gone fishing
  132. Happiness was his (her) gift to all
  133. If you met him (her), you liked him (her). If you knew him (her), you loved him (her)
  134. I will be in the wind that moves by you.
  135. In one of the stars I shall be living
  136. It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them, but an entire life to forget them.
  137. It’s ok, we had a good time
  138. Let me sail the winds of time with gentle seas and mighty roars with the lord at my side and my love holding my hand and my heart.
  139. Life is not as sweet without the sour.
  140. Life is not forever, Love is
  141. Never far from our thoughts, always close to our hearts
  142. The anchor of our family
  143. Side by side in life, side by side in death
  144. We’ll be together again
  145. Where there is great love there are always miracles
  146. “All Things To The Glory Of God”