Sending a special gift to individuals that are going through the sadness and grief that accompanies the loss of a loved family member can be a great way to express the love and care that you feel for that person.
In many cases there are close friends and members of the family that would like to send a little something more than just a card that expresses their sympathy. In cases such as this, there is a wide variety of appropriate sympathy gift ideas that you can select from, to help convey the warmth and care that you would like to show.
Some of the most common sympathy gifts that are considered to be acceptable would include flowers, cards of sympathy, a tree or plant, a scrapbook or picture album, CD containing inspirational music, rosary or a bible, memory box, framed picture, a personalized gift basket, a journal, bracelet or pendant, angel paintings or figurines, poem books, decorational candles, and various other gifts.
If you have something else in mind but you are unsure of what you want to send, you will find many other great ideas on the Internet that list appropriate gifts that can be sent during the sad time of mourning.