Mother Death Poems

Death of Mother Poems

Mothers are faithful companions and confidants even in the most difficult times. Mothers dedicate their lives to caring and providing for their children both physically and emotionally. They always seem to know how to help them to overcome problems and thrive in spite of them. A mother's love is irreplaceable, which makes losing her to death an incredibly painful experience. While sons and daughters of all ages carry within their hearts a dull and lasting ache where they once felt love and security, it is important they continue searching for the happiness their mother always desired for them.

Sad Poems about the Death of a Mother

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Poem About Mother Being A Best Friend
One More Day

Poetry Quote

I wish for nothing more
Than just one more day,
For I would give it all,
Just to hear her say.

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My mother died 2 months ago, but it still feels like just yesterday. I try to continue a way that my mother wanted for me, but it's not easy. I often feel lonely handling with the loss of my...

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Poem About Seeing Mother In The Sky
  • By Carol Bodenham
  • Published: October 22, 2015
My Mother

Look up to the sky
Now tell me what you see
A cloud, the moon, possibly the sun
Many answers there will be

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I just want to say thank you to the lady who wrote this poem. It touched me very much. My mother had just passed away of Dementia and I was looking for inspiration to write in the paper about...

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Mother Last Day

I held her hand as she silently whispered her goodbye
A last breath as I watched her die
Her skin swollen-battered and bruised
By all the things that they felt they needed to use...

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Thank you all so much for your stories. It means so much to know something I wrote touched others. For each of you I am sorry that you had to feel the same pain when you lost your mothers...

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Wound Of Loosing A Mother Poem
  • By Leah
  • Published: June 2008
The Unhealing Wound

There is this wound it hurts so bad
it always appears when I am sad
No matter what I do it won't go away
it's in my heart where it will always stay

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My mother just died on June 16, 2015. She was in her 60's and she died of a heart attack. I never got to say good bye and I deeply appreciate this poem. I miss her with all my heart.

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  • By Kimi
  • Published: July 2011
Memories

Years of agony, so distraught, grieving with true pain,
Another sharp corner and I'm screaming your name.

I hate how time passes, not one comforting word,...

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I too regret that I didn't do my best when my mom was with me. As each day passes the pain becomes more and more. But I know that she is there for me. Even though a mom dies her soul never...

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Death Of Sister In Law Poem
Your Mother, Your Angel

You look back on memories you forgot you had,
And at times you'll smile even though it hurts so bad.

Your mother is a special woman and no one can take her place,...

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I'm sorry you lost your sister in law. l just lost my aunt who died of cancer. she was like a mother, father, role of mom, sis, bro and friends. A big lost for me and also her children. ...

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Poem About Love Making Loss Easier
  • By Shannon Walker
  • Published: August 6, 2015
Although You're Gone

Although you're gone, I'm not alone,
And never shall I be,
For the precious memories of the bond we shared
Will never depart from me.

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Deceased Mother Poem
  • By Lorna Ferguson
  • Published: March 2011
Last Fight

A face that is always on my mind,
A smile I have seen a million times,
Two eyes that would light up the sky at night,
One last battle you could not fight,...

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Its going to be two years since I lost my mom and today when I stumbled on your poem I saw the last moments of my mom and my battle to get her back written in beautiful worlds. Thank you for...

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My Mother My Angel

Once upon a time an angel held my hand, 
She wiped away my tears and helped me understand.
Our time on earth is brief, there's lessons to be learned,
Each precious day God gives us another page is turned....

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Thank you so very much for such a beautiful poem. My mother passed on October 30th, 2015, at age 90 and I read your poem at her funeral. I changed the words to our mother instead of my...

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Poem From Daughter To Departed Mother
  • By Allie B. Quaglieri
  • Published: February 2006
A Daughter's Promise

Every time that I smile,
Every time that I sigh,
I think of your face,
And a tear escapes my eye....

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I want to send all my love to all of you. My own mum died 3 months ago and to see all your stories and the love you express helps me feel less alone in my loss.

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