Son Death Poems

Death Of A Son Poems

One of the most tragic and traumatic losses life can deal out to a person is the death of a son. The death of a son means the loss of more than just a precious life. It represents the loss of future experiences and future hopes. No parent is prepared for the loss of a child, and when it happens, their world is changed forever. The grief, guilt, and anguish felt are acute and lasting. Parents can find comfort in knowing that their grief and mourning are normal and that many other parents have lived through similar tragedies

Sad Poems About The Death Of A Son

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Poem About Missing Son
For The Need Of You

I need you to touch,
I need you to see,
I need you so much,
I need you with me.

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He had just found the meaning of what life should be. A son of his own on the way when he taken from me. As a mother of others, I am not alone, but there's a place in my heart that only he...

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Poem Grieving Over Loss
One Year Less

There is no word, no label, no identifying moniker,
I am not a widow, not an orphan, not childless,
But one child less.
One less open laugh and little boy giggle,

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I recently lost my son to a single vehicle accident. I am not a widow and I have 2 daughters, yet I am incomplete. I am lost. He was only 16 and had so much going for him. He had a strength...

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Poem About Death Of 25 Year Old Son
A Picture Of You

I only have a picture now,
A frozen piece of time,
To remind me of how it was,
When you were here, and mine....

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I lost my son six months ago to murder. Josh, myself, and his five year old son had Chinese food for dinner and he was going to go visit friends. I never expected that would be the end. The...

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Letter From God After Death Of Son
  • By Colleen Mclean
  • Published: April 2015
When God Comforted Me

From heaven he was delivered
As a baby unto you,
When God said to me softly
I'm trusting you to do

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I hope your pain goes away and only wonderful memories remain. God bless your family.

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Poem About Life Continuing After Death Of Son
Life Goes On

It's true what they say, when a child is born,
a mother's heart is no longer her own,
It runs and skips and giggles and grins,
And crawls in her lap, for a kiss on the chin,...

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My Son too was killed this yr at 16yrs old. I miss him tremendously. This has devastated our family, friends & community. I wonder if life's worth living anymore. I'm so angry. Someone...

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Poem For Nephew's Funeral
  • By Kily Dunbar
  • Published: April 2009
A Tribute To Tyrone

Picture

No words I write could ever say
How sad and empty I feel today
The Angels came for you
Much sooner than I planned...

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My nephew was recently stabbed to death and I still don't know how to get over this. His father was also stabbed but my brother pulled through. One of my other brothers were killed too,...

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Bereaved Mother And Grandparent Poem
  • By Tina Pielstick
  • Published: December 2010
All I Know Is

All I know is.... I will always miss my Nick and long for him.
All I know is.... one minute I'm together and the next I'm falling apart.
All I know is.... my heart hurts all the time and it has never felt whole since the day he died.
All I know is.... the tears won't stop filling up my eyes, soaking my pillows or staining my face. ...

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How my heart goes out to you all. I lost my beloved son Patrick on October 31, 2010, to an accidental drugs overdose, and I miss him so so much. He was my son, my friend, my life, and every...

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Never Forget Your Child
  • By Carol Cooper
  • Published: September 24, 2016
A Letter To Brian

Dear Brian,

Can you see me when I cry?
Do you know when I will die?

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Poem Recalling Night Of Son's Death
  • By Charles Vince
  • Published: August 2012
A Life Lost

Our Son isn't home, where could he be.
It's after midnight, and the doorbell rings.
Who could be calling, he has a key.
A man in uniform, we see him through the glass....

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I know how you feel...i just had to put down my dog today. I had him for 15yrs...so sad

Poem Asking God To Care For Son In Heaven
  • By Savannah Denvir
  • Published: January 2008
Just Baby Sitting

Dear God,
This is just a little letter for you, because we have an agreement.
You are to babysit my little boy for us until we come to see him,
I only ask these few things from you,...

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I lost my son on the very same day :( my heart goes out to you, my boy was born at 24 weeks and lived 3 months. His name is Nikolai Stephen Valentine.

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