If someone has held a meaningful place in your lives but due to unfortunate circumstances cannot be with you on your big day, honoring their presence in your lives can make your day that much more special. If you're having trouble coming up with a way to appropriately acknowledge them, take one of these suggestions:
Fasten their picture to your bouquet.
Light a candle next to their escort card.
Have the officiant take a moment of silence in their honor, place a rose on an empty seat in the front row of your ceremony, or display their picture on a table at your reception. Whatever you choose to do to honor their role in your life, it will serve as a reminder that they are there in spirit.
With all that Life has to offer,