A eulogy is a tribute which is given to honour someone’s life. Usually a family member or close friend is asked to do this and there may be more than one tribute in order to cover different aspects of the person’s life.
Eulogies may cover everything from early childhood, school days, career, family life – parents, siblings, marriage, children and grandchildren to personal qualities, hobbies, club memberships and highlights throughout the lifetime.
For a eulogy with a difference, here’s an idea: Complete these statements and you’ll have a really good picture of someone’s personality, their likes and dislikes. You’ll not only jog memories, you’ll create some laughs, brighten the mood and maybe even surprise a few people.
And now to balance the books, you might want to add: