How to Write a Eulogy

Points to Consider When Writing a Eulogy 

  • When and where the person was born
  • Their full name and any nicknames
  • Their parents/siblings names – where the person fits in their family
  • Any points of interest from the person’s early childhood
  • Schools attended and/or awards gained
  • Academic or trade qualifications
  • Any interesting or humorous stories from their childhood
  • Marriage/s or significant relationships
  • The person’s children and/or grandchildren
  • Any club memberships
  • Sporting interest and/or achievements
  • Hobbies or interests
  • Work history
  • Any special stories or memories
  • Any relevant readings/quotes/poetry/music to share