One of the hardest things one can go through in life is the loss of a mother. This is probably why it is so difficult to choose sympathy gifts for loss of mother. No matter how well-thought out the gift is, once you hand it to your loved one who is mourning, the gift just doesn’t seem to be enough. Of course, you also have to take into account how draining the grieving process is. The loved one might actually like your gift, but might feel too sad to really react to your gesture. No matter what, below are some of the best gifts for loss of mother you can give to someone you care about.
A memorial piece of jewelry
A mother is someone one always keeps close to the heart. This is the reason why, when choosing gifts for loss of mother, memorial jewelry is always one of the top choices. If you are giving the gift to a woman or a girl, a memorial bracelet with a pendant is a good gift. More subtle memorial dog tags are also available for male recipients. These pendants and tags can be customized so they hold the name of the dearly departed. Some even choose to have the photo of the departed loved one engraved onto the pendants and tags to further help them remember their late mothers.
There are also memorial plaques which make good gifts for loss of mother. These plaques can be places next to or close to the urn, if the urn is being placed in the home. It can also be placed in a special spot in the house to make sure that the memory of the mother is always alive. The best thing about these plaques is that it can hold more than just text. You can also place a full colored photo of the mourning loved one’s mother to help him or her remember and celebrate the life his or her mother lived.
A memorial wind chime
Does your loved one’s mom like hanging out at the garden? Is she always at the patio enjoying the breeze? For gifts for loss of mother, wind chimes might, upfront, look like the simplest. They can carry a small amount of text at the tag, but they don’t usually have photos of the dearly departed. However, they are also one of the prettiest gifts one can give to an individual mourning the loss of his or her mother. If the dearly departed is also closely associated with gardens or patios when she was alive, then this would make the perfect memorial gift to a friend or a cousin. While subtle, it is one of the most meaningful gifts you can possibly give during this very difficult time.
Memorial car decal
A lot of people put stickers on their cars, but they don’t really mean a thing. When you give a memorial car sticker to someone who just lost a mother, though, the car sticker takes on a different level. It becomes more special. While it is not one of the most conventional gifts to give to someone who is mourning the loss of a parent, it’s a unique gift which can be customized. It’s also perfect if the car it will be placed on used to belong to the dearly departed.