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should i attend an ex friends funearl,i am good friends with old coworkers that are devastated

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Asked by bummer123 at 7:39 PM on Jun. 16, 2013 in Relationships

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  • If you want to show respect to your former friend, attend the service, call the family, if you pray, say a prayer or send a card.

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 7:42 PM on Jun. 16, 2013

  • If your presence will cause others to be uncomfortable or take away from the person's funeral, then no.


    Answer by JeremysMom at 7:43 PM on Jun. 16, 2013

  • We go to funerals to console the living and to put closure on our own loss. You may have some need for closure if you are considering going. Be sure though that you can refrain from saying anything negative about the deceased, or do not go.

    Answer by Dardenella at 9:33 PM on Jun. 16, 2013

  • If your presence will support the grieving ex-coworkers, then go. If your being there will cause strain rather than healing, then don't go.

    Answer by Ballad at 11:16 PM on Jun. 16, 2013

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