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God rest his/her/their soul

May this person find peace in the afterlife. My dear father, God rest his soul, worked his whole life so that we would have the opportunities he never had growing up.
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God rest someone's soul.

May God bless a previously mentioned person who has died. I remember what my mother, God rest her soul, used to say about that.
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May God rest her soul in eternal peace and comfort her family.
I heard that Zahra, God rest her soul, was of Yemeni origin and a Sunni, whose uncle lived in Daih and was kidnapped during the unrest.
Those of my generation know I am talking about the legendary Mary Jones, God rest her soul.
His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa sent similar cables to King Abdulla bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, Prince Sultan bin Abdulla bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, and Prince Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud Second Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Saudi Arabia on the death of Princess Mashael bint Faisal bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud may god rest her soul in peace.
In his cable, the King expressed his deep sorrow and heartfelt condolences over the passing away of the princess May God rest her soul in peace and paradise.
I remember my own dear mother, God rest her soul, fondly recalling the two ribboned badges she and her classmates received in Sunday School more than a half-century before, and which they had proudly worn--one of Jesus and one of Lincoln.