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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I also think of my brother's passing from 1993. I think of him often. No time heals, talking about it doesn't help. You just live with it. There was no reason behind it. Broke 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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Nordica,

Sorry for your losses and I understand your pain. My older and only brother passed away one month after I graduated high school. It threw me into a tailspin. I had...

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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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We just lost our baby brother 2 months ago of a heart attack. He was 46 yrs old. It's unbelievable and it brought us to our knees. We still can't believe or accept it. How do we move on? He...

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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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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 have a similar story. I lost my brother when he was just 6 and I was 9. It took me months before I was able to go back to school and your poem made me cry.

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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Poem About Missing Deceased Brother
  • By Jaime
  • Published: February 2008
Missing You

There is so much I wish to say
I think about you every day
I miss your laugh
I miss your smile...

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This poem touched my heart dearly. It reminded of how I miss my brother, Ernie.
I'm so glad that I found this because it says how I feel and what I want to say to Ernie.

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