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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My Grandma died 19 years ago today.
I love her as though no time has passed our way.
Always sustained by her grace and her love
Knowing she is still embracing us from...

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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.

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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  • 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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Poem Replaying Memories Of Grandma
  • By Rob
  • Published: May 7, 2016
Grandma

The words you spoke so wisely
Have never been so clear.
All the lessons that you taught me
Still remain right here.

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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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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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Memories of Grandma Poem
Country Garden

Out in the woods
a distance from the city,
there is a country garden
with azaleas pink and pretty....

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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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