Funeral Poems for Friends

There are many traditions from around the world that determine what a funeral looks like. In some cultures the body is cremated and the ashes may be kept in an urn. In other cultures, the body is put into the ground itself without a coffin. Some traditions have people who are designated wailers who are there to help people cry. Eulogies may be said in honor of the departed. What these cultures all have in common is the desire to mark the importance of the individuals life and to mourn for the loss of the departed.

Poems for Losing a Friend

Poems for Funerals of Friends

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Poem About Death And The Celebration Of Life, The Celebration Of Tinas Life
By Jodi Daly
We are here to celebrate your life.
And the measure of its worth.
And every single life you touched.
While you were on this earth.
We wish to pay our last respects.
That's why we all ..........
Votes: 15,  Rating: 4.47
Do Not Stand By My Grave And Weep
Do not stand at my grave and weep
I am not there; I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow,
I am the diamond glints on snow,
I am the sun on ripened grain,
I am the gentle ..........
Votes: 98,  Rating: 4.4 , 3 Stories
My Little Butterfly
By Barbara Ann Rogers
Today a little butterfly flew by me.
I thought to myself where have you been little butterfly.
You come into this world as a cocoon all by yourself and blossom into
this beautiful ..........
Votes: 155,  Rating: 4.37 , 2 Stories
My Wish For You
By Debra Chesnoff
I wish I could give you many more years. I wish I could erase away all of your tears.
I want to take away all of your pain. I want to give you sunshine in the rain.
May each new day be a ..........
Votes: 80,  Rating: 4.34 , 2 Stories
Lowering Your Coffin
By Rachel Park
Rain drops trickling down my face,
as they wash away the tears.
I'll never forget that horrible place,
revolving around my fears.

Seeing your coffin,
as white as snow.
You were ..........
Votes: 88,  Rating: 4.28
Farewell To My Best Friend Poem, Farewell To Carol
By Judy Marriott
Farewell my friend you're leaving
It's time for you to go
Your friendship was a blessing
And I will miss you so
We Shared so many secrets
You brightened up my days
You brought me so ..........
Votes: 118,  Rating: 4.21 , 6 Stories
For My Cousins Funeral
By Aliceson Campbell (Devilish)
As I sleep you roam through my mind
Sweet loving best friend of mine.
I close my eyes as soon
you will be there
to hold my hand and stroke my hair.
You take away my pain and all my ..........
Votes: 93,  Rating: 4.18
Coping With The Loss Of A Friend Poem, Not Fair
By Melissa
the way he took you just wasn't right
it was so hard to just sit back and watch you fight
knowing that soon you were going to die
I was so upset all I did was cry
I will never forget ..........
Votes: 21,  Rating: 4.1
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