Brother Death Poems

Loss of Brother Poems

Siblings that pass away have special meaning to us. They are often close in age to us and their death may bring to mind our own mortality. Life is no longer taken for granted. Someone from our generation has passed away. If the death is unexpected, there may be loose ends in the relationship that have not been dealt with. It is common that a death of a sibling brings upon a search for meaning. We may ask ourselves if we are accomplishing the goals that we have set for ourselves.

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  • By Tabitha R. Scott
  • Published: February 2006
My Other Half


Never thought it could be you,
I never wanted it to.
My other half of me just disappeared....

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Only time will bring some kind of comfort. You will find yourself break down on random moments. Just know that it is ok and it is a wound that you will always carry with you. I lost my...

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Poem To Brother Killed In Car Crash
  • By Shannon Billeter
  • Published: December 2007
Letting Go

You're still here in my heart and mind,
still making me laugh cause your stories live on.
I hold you in a thought and I can feel you.
I feel you and this gives me strength and courage. ...

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My brother was killed in a car wreck with a semi on March 24,2016. I still can't believe he's gone. I miss him so much I never got to tell him I loved him and it's so hard to cope with this.

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  • By Christina A. Covarrubia
  • Published: February 2006
Big Brother Gone

Day by day I think of you,
How can all of this be true?
I can't believe you're really gone,
I still can't accept it,...

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I was touched by this story I soon thought about my brother that died a few days after he was born.

Poem About Losing A Brother
  • By Tamarah M. Olsen
  • Published: April 2015
Memories

My memories are what I have left,
and a lesson I will not forget.

The time has come when time is no more

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Poem For Loss Of Big Brother
  • By Tyra
  • Published: December 2010
For My Big Brother

You showed me a lot of things,
I learned a lot I didn't know,
But you forgot to teach me one last thing
How to let you go,...

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My brother passed away February 23, 2007 from cancer at 19 and I was only 14 years old, it's about to be 9 years now coming up. Seems like it was just yesterday I told him I was coming back...

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Message From A Sister
  • By Brianna
  • Published: August 2008
My Beloved Brother

From day one all we did was fight,
now all I do is fight back my tears.
I wanted to do everything you did,
because I wanted to be just like you....

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So sorry, I lost my twins brother January 22nd 2014. He was just 30 years, we were preparing to celebrate our birthday February 28 but I could not make it. I really miss him cuz he was my...

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Poem About My Little Brother
  • By Racquel
  • Published: September 2007
It Was Just Too Hard To Believe

I never thought,
I would see the day.
When you wouldn't be there,
to show me the way....

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I love this poem, I lost my baby brother July 12, 2014 very suddenly. I miss him everyday. I feel like a huge piece of my heart is gone and will never be replaced. Derek was a huge presence...

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I Am Still With You
  • By Abigale
  • Published: September 2008
I'm Alive

Do not stand beside my grave and cry
Because I am not there
I am still alive

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Thank you for posting poem. Its helping me deal with my lost.
I lost my 26 years only son to a blood clot in his lung suddenly.
He was very wise, spiritual and compassion to...

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  • By Sanaz Shokravi
  • Published: October 2008
Missing You Forever

it's been 2 weeks today
that you finally got it your way
you left us here, without a farewell
leaving behind just your smell...

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Thank you for the poem. I lost my brother January 2015 to Suicide. He was less than two years older than me. I miss him so much! I don't know what to say because my mind is flooded with so...

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  • By Tracey
  • Published: August 2012
To My Darling Loving Brother

We stood by your bedside
all holding hands full of tears
We held your hands
and stroked your hair ...

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Thank you Tracey, I lost my brother nearly 2 months ago now. A nasty brain tumor killed him in less than a year, despite his courageous fight until his last day. Your lovely poem describes so...

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