Daughter Death Poems

Poems about the Loss of a Daughter

Daughters are a source of immeasurable joy for her parents. Long before a daughter is born, she is deeply loved. Daughters are often a mother's best friend, her ally, and her most precious treasure. For a father, a daughter is often the apple of his eye, his princess. It is no surprise then, that a parent's love for a daughter is so intense and selfless. For this reason, the loss of a daughter can bring on a range of difficult emotions including numbness, guilt, anger, emptiness, disbelief and deep sadness.

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Message From Heaven
Waiting For Daddy

Daddy can you feel me
Do you know I'm near
I wished that I could be with you
To wipe away your tears

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I’m so sorry for your loss. My four and half year old angel died in March of this year. There is no respite, there is no peace. It feels like God has forgotten about his creation.

Poem About Daughter Comforting Mother
  • By Carolyn Ferreira
  • Published: November 2013
If I Could Hear Her

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I see your teardrops falling
I hear you cry my name
I know you can not see me
but I hold you just the same...

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I lost my daughter Dottie on May 19th of this year. Dottie was 29 years old. Dottie was my heart. I can barely function for missing her. Dottie was everything good. She gave her love and...

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Poem About Losing Young Daughter
Handprint

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You were lying in my arms,
As I tried to say goodbye,
"It might be for the best," they said,
But I knew that was a lie....

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My baby girl is gone too, my friend. She died 8 years ago, and I have never been the same. I feel your heart break and many prayers for you.

Poem About Loss Of Little Girl
  • By Kyla
  • Published: April 2014
Words From Mommy's Heart

Thinking of you and your sweetest smile
I close my eyes for just a while,
As I lay and think of you
Your love of gum and how you'd chew,...

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Loss Of Daughter Who Left Behind Small Children
  • By Bonnie Dodd
  • Published: May 2015
My Sweet Amy

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The first time they laid you in my arms,
you were so small and precious,
the perfect gift from above,
and in an instant I fell in love.

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No one will ever know the great pain we feel unless they too have lost a child, a child with a young child left behind. I feel cheated, cheated because I will never get to see my child raise...

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A Letter To God
  • By Kathy
  • Published: November 2011
For My Daughter Crissy

Gentle Savior please look down,
There's someone by your side,
A small bewildered four year old,
That needs you as her guide....

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God is the only thing that should matter. But the main reason I brought up Ecclesiastes is because it talks about bad things happening to good people. Solomon basically states that it is the...

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Dear God, Please Take Care Of My Little Girl

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Dear God, please take care of my little girl,
The one with big eyes, and soft brown curls.
She was special, as you should know,
I really didn't want to let her go.

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My daughter JoLeen had open-heart surgery when she was five and was released from hospital on her 6th birthday. She was my precious miracle, so beautiful and full of life! Only 3 months after...

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  • By Amy L. Mercer
  • Published: February 2006
Hayley's Smile

I wrote this for my daughter who just passed away from a brain disease called Krabbe.

Hayley's Smile
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My girls Patricia and Isabelle passed to be with The Lord different years. Patricia not so long ago in 2012 on the 4th march aged 10 & Isabelle on the 27th November 1998. I get thru my days...

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Poem to Dead Daughter
  • By Curtis A. Richards
  • Published: January 2012
Ode To Katie

I hopelessly sit here,
Like three years ago.
All the candles are lit,
No "Sweet Angel" to blow....

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I am so very, very sorry for your loss of Katie. Your words mean so much. Your words show that while she was with you, she felt as loved as she was loved; which means she was loved beyond...

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Poem About Facing Each Day
  • By Anita Hermalin
  • Published: September 2011
Angel In The Sky

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When I look up at the sky
I see a pair of wings go by.
It's not a bird, but an angel I see
Through the clouds, she smiles at me....

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September of 2014 we found out we were expecting triplet girls with 2 due dates June 8th and June 9. Crazy right? Went to the hospital because I was having stomach pain and they told me I...

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