Funeral Poems for Family

Funeral Poems for Family

Poems for Funerals

One does not leave a funeral in the same way that he has come. He cannot help but have death on his mind. He cannot help but be aware that such is the end of all life. He may look at himself and have a new awareness that his body will not last forever. These thoughts are ones that humans must face and find a way to deal with. Some believe that the death is only the beginning of the next great mystery and the soul is eternal. Others take a practical view that death is all there is. One leaves a funeral with thoughts of life and its fragility on his mind.

Eulogy Poems for Losing a Family Member

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Poem About Being Gone But Not Forgotten
Remember Me

Speak of me as you have always done.
Remember the good times, laughter, and fun.

Share the happy memories we've made.

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I would like to publicly acknowledge the use of this lovely poem. Thank you Anthony Dowson, your poem was read out by my daughter Lauren at the funeral service of my wife's mother, Evelyn...

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Poem From Dead Little Brother To Mom
  • By Justice
  • Published: November 2008
I've Earned My Wings

I'm sorry mommy I left you so soon,
I was there when the angels woke you up at noon.
I know I was gone from the flash from the start,
Mommy Remember!...

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I just lost my 17 year old son and my 19 year old nephew in a drunk driving accident on July 30, 2014. My sister and I were still reeling from losing an Uncle close to our age a year ago AND...

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In Memory of My Dad
Five Minutes

In Memory of My Dad Edward

If I only had five minutes the day you passed away,
I would have had time to tell you all the things I needed to say....

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My condolences to you and your family. I too lost my dad many years ago. He passed at a prayer meeting right after my mother finished singing. My mother did not know it was him who had a...

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I Love You Dad

I love you Dad with all my heart
And hate that we should be apart
Our love is a bond that can't be broken
You may be gone, but never forgotten

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Hello, l am not sure if l messaged you once before, but l hope that you took it upon yourself to read this at your Dad's funeral. l feel that if what l put into words sums up how someone else...

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Mom Died from Multiple Sclerosis
  • By Thomas Woods
  • Published: January 2009
Momma

To my mother I give this poem I titled "Momma's Boy".

As far back as I can remember you showed me the way,
Quick to point me in the right direction when I would stray....

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Thanks Josh, my mom just came to my mind and thought I would look up the poem I posted after her death. I am sorry for your loss. I looks like it was about 4 years ago for you but as far as...

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  • By Sarah A. Sumner
  • Published: August 2008
Dear Dad

Dear Dad, We love you,
We miss you so much
Your love and your kindness
Your soft gentle touch...

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When my dad left me I was 12 and he was 43. He was the best dad in the world he wouldn't give to receive, but the past couple of years he has been struggling with mental health issues, he...

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  • By Sarah Vine
  • Published: October 2009
Poem For Nana

To my dearest darling Nana,
Up in Heaven, high abov
I know today you're with us all,
And sending all your love.

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My Nana passed away 4 months ago. She was my strength, and my rock, my best friend, and my biggest fan. When I woke up on that that cold February morning, my world came crashing down. A...

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  • By Hailey
  • Published: October 2007
R.I.P Dad

Nobody wants to see somebody die
Nobody wants to see the man that gave them life,
the man that taught them everything to this day die.
My dad never got a second chance at life ...

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My dad passed away just 111 days ago and I can still feel the pain deep inside me, I miss his soul, I miss his voice, I miss his moves, I miss the way he used to get mad, his smile, he would...

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  • By Mallissa A. Moore
  • Published: February 2006
We Will Miss You Dear Mom

I just thought I'd say
I love you and goodbye
We will miss you dearly
I promise I won't cry....

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So sorry to hear about your Mum. I lost my mum a week ago, and it hurts knowing I will never feel the warmth of her touch again, It was incredibly priceless.
As for the woman who...

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  • By Sarah Cole
  • Published: May 2013
Child's Letter From Heaven

Mommy please don't cry for me
Tell Daddy to not be sad
Tell my brother and sister
To remember all the fun we had...

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