Located at the top of Montara Montain Range with sweeping Pacific Ocean Views, Skylawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park offers a wide variety of cremation and burial options, and a multilingual staff for your convenience.

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When Should You Write Funeral Thank-You Notes?

Funeral Home San Mateo

The grief associated with losing a loved one can linger long after the funeral service is complete. While going through a difficult time like this, people sometimes wonder when it is appropriate to send thank-you notes and how long they can delay this task as they cope with their loss.

Acknowledging the support and acts of kindness you have experienced is important, but it can be difficult to prioritize this while you are grieving. However, you should know that while there isn't an official time frame, it's considered ideal to write these cards within a few weeks of the funeral ceremony. If you do not feel emotionally prepared to do this, however, you can wait until you are ready or ask another family member to take care of the thank-you notes on your behalf.

Skylawn Memorial Park occupies more than 275 acres, and our funeral home in San Mateo has a reputation built on quality and trust. Please call (650) 349-4411 for information about our funeral services.

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