Husband Death Poems

Loss of Husband Poems

Husbands are, for many wives, their source of comfort, love, joy, and companionship. Many wives consider their husband to be their confidant and best friend. To lose the man they have relied on for so long can be utterly devastating. For those who have not experienced the loss of a husband, it is impossible to understand the depth of the pain a wife feels. It is a pain so deep, the human mind only comes to accept the harsh reality gradually. Widows and her supportive friends and family can honor their loved one by recounting a kind gesture or amusing stories involving him.

Poems Paying Tribute to the Passing of Husbands

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Poem About Moving On After Husband's Death
Moving Forward

I woke up this morning
And reached over for you.
You weren't there, I remembered
Now what will I do?

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Simplicity is beauty; that was the phrase on my mind while reading your poem. You did not need to use complex rhyme scemes or big words. Instead, your own emotions came to life in this...

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Missing You

I sit alone now in the darkness of despair.
I cry my silent tears,
My heart is broken into a million tiny pieces.
The silence is deafening to my ears.

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Hi, l lost my husband in 2013, and we had been married 32 years. My life is so different. I suffer from anxiety and depression because l miss him so much. We were happy, so what happened?...

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Mourning A Spouse's Death Poem
  • By Anne Spiller
  • Published: February 2010
My Lost Love

I have only just lost you the pain is hard to bear
Do I have to go through life knowing you're not there
please some one explain to me why he had to go
are there any reasons I really need to know...

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  • Rating 4.46
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I lost my husband 13 days ago. I feel like this is not real like I'm having a nightmare and I can't wake up. I miss him so much! My heart is incomplete. I just can't accept the fact that I...

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Never Alone
  • By Jason Deline
  • Published: February 2006
Never Alone (A Father/Husbands Protection)

When I looked out over the patio tonight I noticed a single star,
With fog so dense you couldn't see the moon, I knew it could only be you.

I stared at you for a while hoping for a reason,...

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  • Rating 4.35
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All of the poems really touched my heard, tears started rolling down my face as I started to read, I lost my husband the love of my life, my rock, my best friend my all in March 2009, my...

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Message From Husband From Heaven
  • By Nicolene Jansen Van Vuuren
  • Published: May 2011
Live Our Dreams

Staring at the little dots in the sky
Wondering which one is you
Asking the same question, why?
Only answer I know is that you knew.

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I lost my husband of 50 years and 11 months on December 29, 2015, to a very aggressive cancer. It only took 26 days from him feeling bad to God taking him. I met him at a gas station in 1964....

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Death Of Beloved Husband
  • By Rikki Fuchs
  • Published: June 2008
Our Life.....

The gas station was my first sight,
my heart skipped some beats that night.

I knew I'd talk to him face to face,...

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Your poem really touched me I too lost someone. My fiancée. He passed before we could become one. My prayers are with you.

Poem to Passed Away Husband
  • By Cindi
  • Published: August 2010
Nevermore

Nevermore
will I see your smiling face,
will I feel your strong firm embrace.
will I wish upon the starry skies,...

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I also lost my husband 18 months ago. We were married for 53 years but it still wasn't enough. I loved your saying 1 soul inhabiting 2 bodies. I share your pain.

Love Forever Lost

Like A ghost I flitter through the night,
keeping to the shadows and abhorring the light.

The night camouflages and no one can see ...

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Please tell me you're okay! It's been 4 years. Your submission really touched me. I have lost nearly all of my immediate family, and it takes time A LOT of time sometimes. I pray you are...

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After Death Of Husband Poem
  • By Lisa Miller
  • Published: March 2008
Is Anybody Listening?

Alone with the raging in my soul,
I know not where to turn.
I have opened up to some,
But this raging makes me burn....

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Hi, my husband passed away on June 12, 2016. He had Congestive Heart Failure and suffered a year and a half with it. He was my best friend. We had a hard life, and he was always stressed out...

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Letter To Dead Husband
  • By Rose Carroll
  • Published: August 2008
I Am Not That Strong

My Dearest Darling

I am not as strong as I thought I was
Since you have been gone...

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I lost my husband two weeks ago. He was complaining of a sore back, which we thought happened at work. X-rays revealed nothing, and an appointment was made for an MRI. That weekend he came...

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