Grandfather Death Poems

Grandfather Death Poems

Death of Grandfather Poems

It has been said that the best dads get promoted to grandpas. Grandfathers are good listeners, good storytellers, and most importantly, good friends. They are always there to laugh and play with their grandkids and even console them when necessary. Grandfathers are also often the source of sage advice, a benefit of their many years of experience. One thing is for sure, the love of a grandfather is a unique treasure that is never forgotten by their grandchildren. The times spent with a grandfather turn into precious memories that are conserved in the heart, even long after they have passed.

Sad Poems about the Death of a Grandfather

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Poem Wishing Grandpa Stayed One More Year
  • By Amanda Dwyer
  • Published: October 2009
Grandpa, I Miss You

I know it hurt you;
It hurt me too,
But now that you're gone
All I know is I miss you.

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I just lost my only great grandfather. This poem really touched me. I am taking it hard. Thank you for sharing your poem.

Poem About Remembering Time With Grandpa
I'll Miss You

It is not long ago
That you left my life
You flew away to heaven
To be with your children and wife

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  • By Erika Kent
  • Published: July 2013
An Angel Sent To Heaven

Sometimes I feel all alone
Because God sent him home.
We used to be so close,
But I miss him the most.

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This poem is beautiful! I just lost my grandpa on January 1, 2016 to stage 4 lung cancer. The last thing I heard his say to me was I love you. I still say goodnight every day though.

Poem About The Death Of A Grandfather
  • By Lauren
  • Published: November 2007
Tears

Tears streamed down my face when I saw you that way.
I love you grandpa, I will love you every day.
As my tears raced down my face;
I knew you'd soon be in a happier place.

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My grandfather just passed away 3 days ago. I never got to tell him I loved him one last time or tell him goodbye. He passed peacefully in his sleep. I just hope this poem helps at the...

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Death Of Grandfather
For My Grandpa

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I know we are all feeling a little bit sad,
That we've lost our Grandpa, our friend and our dad
Together we have cried an ocean of tears
As we feel so empty and hold many fears

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I've been thinking of a poem I could read at my Grandfather's funeral, when he passes away. That time is very close now and this poem was perfect, especially the line "For me I am glad my...

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  • By Sarah Harrison
  • Published: September 2009
Goodbye Granddad

So heaven has received another angel
The night sky another star
Your life has become a loving memory
I know you will never be far.

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I just wanted to say this poem really touched me and my family when we read it after our Grandad sadly passed away. Thank you for these beautiful words.

Grandpa
  • By Ricky Ringheim
  • Published: March 2009
When Life Is Complete

I held your hand as you looked me in the eyes and said, "Son, please never forget me."
Grandpa, it was you who set me free.

You taught me how to tame a bird from the wild,

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This poem has touched me in many ways my grandad is in hospital at the moment and he has been for the past few weeks in and out he is 87 and he has had a great life. He tells me stories about...

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Poem About Preparing To Say Goodbye
Goodbye, Grandad

the clock is ticking
and time is passing by
I love him very much
and this is my goodbye

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This has made me cry what a beautiful poem my grandad has died of the same thing this very week and he was a fighter until the end zxx he wouldn't rest until he had said his goodbyes to all...

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For My Father-In-Law
  • By Dennis Taylor
  • Published: January 2008
A Poem For My Granddad

Hello there, Granddad.
It's me, your little man,
I couldn't find you yesterday,
When I came to visit Nan.

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There was so much about my Grandfather that got revealed to me once I joined the Marine Corps. Like the fact he was one of the first Black Drill Instructors on Parris Island or the fact he...

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Sweet Poem Remembering Grandpa
  • By Jessica Higgins
  • Published: September 3, 2014
My Grampie

My love for my Grampie will always be alive
Although he is gone, his legacy will survive

In the things he taught me and love he would show

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