Sister Death Poems

Loss of Sister Poems

Sisters can be annoying pests who hog the bathroom and borrow your clothes without asking but admittedly, they are always there for you when times get tough and usually, they are your best friends. Sisters are always ready to love, comfort, and defend you. They are lifelong friends you can count on until the end. In fact, the only force powerful enough to cut short the friendship between a sister and her siblings is death. The loss of such a special relative can be particularly painful, but holding dear all of the precious memories you shared will help you to cope.

Poems About The Death Of A Sister

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Missing My Sister And Best Friend

One morning I found you in eternal sleep;
I tried to wake you as I began to weep,
But all my pleas you could not hear;
Oh if I could have only kept you near,...

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Real poetry comes out of pain. You made us realize that.

My Sister's Rocking Chair

Over in the corner sits an empty rocking chair,
Yet, my mind's eye can still picture her there,
Gently rocking to and fro at a slow steady pace,
Wearing a soft loving glow upon her sweet face;...

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I found my sister ill in her chair. I took her to the ER. She never returned home

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  • By Jackie Bush Holcomb
  • Published: September 2014
The Beach In The Sky

I closed my eyes,
Felt the warmth of the sun on my face.
All the grief and pain
Was simply too hard to erase.

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Chris, I am deeply sorry for your loss. I hope my poem gave you a bit of strength. My loving thoughts are with you. Thank you for your kind words. Jackie

  • By Catherine Lamberton
  • Published: March 2011
If Only You Could Of Stayed

Constantly thinking,
never to be the same,
the tears fall quickly
just hearing your name. ...

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I also lost my sister to suicide in Sept 2010. I feel your pain and sadness. Just know they are in a better place. They have peace now.

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Hodgkin's Disease
  • By James Harmon
  • Published: July 2008
Life Beginning

As I was not there the day of your birth,
I rely on stories to tell of your worth.
A few years pass, and a miracle once more
Our family, growing again, has now reached four....

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My sister had illnesses all her life from eye troubles. Graves' disease , psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. She lived in spite of it all. You never really knew how sick she was. She liked...

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Poem About Losing A Sister To Addiction
  • By Kai Hyde
  • Published: March 14, 2016
Broken Promises

So many questions running through my mind,
I am suddenly unable to speak.
I hear your voice on the other end,
Your cries turn into shrieks.

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I lost my Sister almost three years ago, though it feels like yesterday. I left home on a Sunday to go to work. On that day my Sister had a headache, something we all suffer from, from time...

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Losing A Sister-In-Law To Depression
  • By Vb
  • Published: June 2014
Without You

What could I have done
To be the one
To help you through your darkest hours?

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My beautiful sister went to heaven six years ago today and it feels like yesterday. Cancer invaded our lives and tried to tear us apart. Although this horrible disease ate at her like a...

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Death Of Sister Poem
  • By Grace Bourke
  • Published: March 2008
Our Hearts Are Broken Forever

Sandra our hearts are broken forever,
People tell us that in time the pieces will eventually come back together,
If this is true, though hard to believe now, there will always be a space,
The piece to which has your name on its place....

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Your words inspire me as we just reached the one year anniversary of my sister's death. My story is posted above and she chose to take her own life but I've found myself caught between guilt...

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My Younger Sister
  • By Alyson Drummond
  • Published: March 2009
You're Not Here

I think of you Emma, every day
your smiles and chatter, the words you did say.
The coffees and catch-ups, the time that we shared,
busy lives lived close together, showed just how much we cared....

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Hi Sylvia, I also lost my youngest sister at age 25 to suicide. She left behind 2 small kids. I can relate to a lot of what you say. God bless you all. --Katie

For Her Day Had Come
  • By Morgan Martinez
  • Published: October 2009
Sister

One day it happened
In a blink of an eye
So sadly her life ended
Without a chance to say goodbye...

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I just read your story and wanted to say" Im sorry for your loss and admire your strength."

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