Grandmother Death Poems

Rest in Peace Grandma Poems

Grandmothers are famous for their hearty meals and fresh baked cookies, their abundant hugs and kisses, and their insistent desire to spoil their grandchildren. Times spent at grandma's house are often marked by love, laughter, and contentment. In fact, grandmothers are often responsible for bringing the whole family together. Because grandmothers are such a source of joy for their grandchildren, they are always sorely missed when they pass away. To lose a grandmother is to lose a most valuable family member. Many grandchildren find a peace and solace after the loss of their grandmother by expressing their feelings through poetry.

Poems Remembering Passed Away Grandmothers

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Rose Garden Of Memories
  • By Victoria L. Payne
  • Published: February 2006
My Grandmother

In my Rose Garden of memories
I see you standing there
An angel in disguise
Who taught me how to care...

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I lost my nana yesterday, February 4, 2017. I felt like I did not love her enough. She loved me so much. I regret it, and I just want to go back. I am only 11 years old.

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Pain Of Losing Grandmother
  • By Aimee Mc Keown
  • Published: June 2015
My Nanny

You picked me up,
And held me tight,
And said you loved me
Every night.

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I lost my grandma 1 year ago on January 4th,2015 and I'm finding it really hard. I can't talk about it. I'm constantly putting on a brave face although my heart is in a thousand pieces.

  • By Aoife Minnock
  • Published: November 2009
My Beautiful Angel

Nan to walk into your room and see you smile,
I walked over and hugged you all the time,
you always made me smile and always had stories to tell.
I loved sitting with you everyday and listen to the memories you had to share...

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I'm 31 years old and and having my first child. I'm 19 weeks and found out I was pregnant about the same time I found out that my grandmother had cancer. It took her very fast. She was the...

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  • By Alexandra Burrows
  • Published: March 2012
Sleep Now Nana

Although I cannot see you,
I feel your presence near.
I will hold you close in memory,
Till I drop my very last tear....

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Beautiful poem I was just thinkimg of my grandmother's passing, thought I would find a poem to read in memory of her. It has such similarities to the tribute I wrote to her. Still brings...

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Heart Full Of Pain
  • By Ashley Sifuentes
  • Published: February 2006
Grandmother

My heart never felt so much pain
The sky came together and dropped lots of rain
I thought my life was coming to an end
All I know is I will never give in...

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Grandma, you are my source for happiness. You are bound to my heart with the epic stories which you taught in my childhood. You created a friendly environment whenever you were with me. Now I...

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Grandma Is A Beautiful Angel
  • By Christopher Warner
  • Published: February 2008
A Beautiful Angel

A beautiful angel is all that is here
Saying O'Lord please leave me here
Not ready to leave but has to go
Wants to go back but God says no...

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My Nan passed away the day after I left for Melbourne to see my dad. The last words I said to her where I will see you when I get back which was only that Sunday. I feel really bad that I'm...

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Poem About Remembering Grandma Through Her Possessions
You're Still Near

Thinking of you while rocking in your chair,
'Bout the moments in life when you were there.
It's the year of firsts since you've been gone,
Each day is another one that begins at dawn....

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Carol,

Take you for your kind comment about this poem. I never wrote poetry before my grandmother "Grams" went home in January 2012, but have woken up many times over the past...

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Thank You For The Gift Of Love Poem
  • By Augustine Perez
  • Published: February 2006
Grandma

Thank you for the gift of love.
Now you're sharing it up above.
You had many things to say,
All in a caring way....

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My grandma passed away on October 28th at 1:27 a.m. It was really, really hard to see my grandmother leave us. I know she is in a better place, but I would love for her to have stayed with...

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A Week In Heaven

She hugs and kisses her loved ones at Heaven's gate,
Then shares with them the joy of her new found fate.
She goes on and on about the ones she left behind,
It's going to take a while, because she was Grams to all mankind....

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Death Of My Great Grandmother
Gigi

Grandmothers are always here to comfort you,
No matter what you do.
They dry your tears, help you conquer your fears,
And say they will love you for all your years.

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I know exactly how you feel. I just lost my great grandmother two weeks ago. I called her mawmaw. I miss her like something terrible.

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