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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Grandfather Death Poetry 1 - 10 of 38

  • 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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  • Votes 1219
  • Rating 4.55
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My grandpa passed April 7th of this year, exactly 1 month after I turned 13. He was the strongest man I've ever met. He had bone cancer, but by the time we found out it was too late and they...

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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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  • Rating 4.55
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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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  • 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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  • Rating 4.54
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This reminds me of my grandfather who sadly passed from pancreatic cancer when I was around 6 years of age. His birthday would have been today and he is very sadly missed, however leaves lots...

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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 everyday.
As my tears raced down my face;
I knew you'd soon be in a happier place....

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  • Emailed 139
  • Votes 796
  • Rating 4.51
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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
  • By Ilona Blake
  • Published: March 2008
For My Grandpa

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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  • Rating 4.50
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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 Emilee Reynolds
  • Published: February 2010
I Never Got To Tell You Goodbye

I never got to give you a hug
before an angel took your hand and gave you a tug

I never got to give you a kiss

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  • Rating 4.46
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I was on a bus back from a school trip when my grandpa died. I found out as I walked into the hospital that he had already been gone an hour. Nine months later I cry everyday and regret not...

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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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  • Rating 4.44
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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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  • 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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  • Votes 714
  • Rating 4.44
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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.

Poem To Grandpa
  • By Kyra Lee
  • Published: May 1, 2015
Actions Left Unspoken

Memories we shared
hurt we soon all felt
as God he dared
to play the cards dealt

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