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Dedication to my grandparents where one is passed away

I would like to know the appropriate way to dedicate a thesis to my grand parents in the case where one of them is dead. Somme possibilities: To my grandparents To the memory of my grandfather X, ...
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Usage of a comma in a dedication

Does the dedication "To my beloved John" need a comma after "beloved"?
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What's the proper way to dedicate a paper with a “to the memory of”?

I am writing a scientific paper and want to dedicate it to my former supervisor who passed away recently. The standard practice in this case is to write the dedication phrase just below the title of ...
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Term for dedicating a book

Let's say: John Doe writes a book -- Me and My Dog Spot. On the page after the title, he writes: For Nancy. My aunt gives this book to me for my birthday, and on the title page, she adds in her ...