________________ [mention the name of the employee]
________________ [designation of the employee]
________________ [Company Name]
Date : ___________________–
Subject: Employee retirement appreciation letter
Respected Mr. /Ms. ________ [salutation]
On behalf of ________ [mention the name of the company], we would first all like to congratulate you on your retirement. It is with mixed emotions that we are writing this appreciation letter to you as you retire from the job post of _______ [mention the job post of the employee], effective from ___________ [mention the last date of employment of the employee].
After _______ years [mention the period of employment of the employee] of services at ______ Company [mention the name of the company], bidding you farewell on your retirement is a tough thing to do. Before you leave, we would like to take a moment to appreciate your yearlong efforts, contributions and services towards this organisation. You were one such employee of this company who was always ready with problem solving skills; _______, ______ and ________ [mention some of the skills of the employee that are being appreciated]. You have surely set a milestone that would be forever cherished by all the employees.
We wish you all the best for your retirement life.
______________ [employer’s name]