Example Letter #1
Thank you for sending me your announcement of the good news. Congratulations on your engagement! When John and I first saw the two of you together, we commented that two people couldn't be better suited for each other.
May your marriage be filled with love and laughter.
Example Letter #2
I see it finally happened. After five years of dating you've decided to get married. Congratulations! We all knew it was just a matter of time. John is a great man and the two of you make a great team.
We all wish you every happiness that marriage can bring.
Example Letter #3
I just heard the wonderful news of your engagement to John. Congratulations! If ever there was a match that was meant to be, it's you two! I offer you my sincere blessings and best wishes for a very long, happy union.
Example Letter #4
I was so happy to hear about your engagement. Congratulations! I am looking forward to meeting Jane. If she has even half of your sterling qualities, the two of you will make a wonderful couple.
Here's wishing you many happy years together.
Write Your Letter Step-by-Step
Start with a direct statement of congratulations.
Mention positive qualities of the couple that make them well suited for each other.
Express your wishes for their future happiness and success.