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Sympathy & Funeral

When you order funeral flowers from Herndon Florist, our skilled and compassionate florist will work directly with the funeral home to ensure that your delivery is timely and accurate. Herndon Florist has same-day delivery often available for both online orders and orders placed on the phone. If you have any questions or need help making a choice, please call (703) 437-4990 for a more customized experience.

Herndon Florist Sympathy and Funeral Flowers Guide

How to Buy Sympathy Flowers

Sympathy flowers and fruit baskets are sent to the departed's home to comfort the family during their time of sorrow. You can have these scheduled for delivery before or after the service dates to acknowledge the loss to the family. 

How to Buy for a Religious Funeral

Honor the departed's religious or cultural belief with flowers appropriate for a viewing or wake, funeral, cremation, or graveside service. Choose flowers featuring religious symbols or keepsake items that Herndon Florist offers. Food and sympathy baskets can provide emotional care and physical support for the grieving family and can be sent to their home. It is appropriate to send flowers to the funeral home, church, or home of the bereaved to acknowledge the loss. 

A standing spray designed with pink lilies, lavender mums, lavender roses, and liatrus accented with foliage.

How To Buy Funeral Flowers

Herndon Florist offers free delivery for funeral flowers sent to a home, church service, or funeral home. 

Herndon Florist will confirm service times and locations in order to ensure your tributes arrive on time for the service.

How to Write Sympathy Card Messages

It is not always easy to write a heartfelt message that expresses how you feel, especially at a time of sorrow so we have written some card suggestions for sympathy cards that you may use or build upon into your own custom card message.