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 Death Of 25 Year Old Son
  • By Deborah Robinson
  • Published: February 2011
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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Oh Luton, I am so sorry. I have a similar story. I lost my son Crayvon Corpening 2 weeks ago. He was on his way to his friend's when a truck pulled out in front of him and he had no time to...

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

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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  • Rating 4.54
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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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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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Diana,

My son Brian passed away at 21 on June 25th, 2015. It was also a one car accident. I too went to the hospital only to have the doctors tell me there was nothing more...

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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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I'm sorry for your losses, but I do know what you are going thru. I also lost a son to diabetes (he did not take care of himself), 11 months ago. He was 26 yrs old, named Carlos. There's...

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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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  • Rating 4.53
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This poem is lovely. I have never lost anyone in my family yet, although my great uncle is dying of a rare case of cancer. He loves poems like this. He is very proud of you and wanted to say...

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Poem From A Grieving Father
  • By Lawrence J. Bach
  • Published: July 2013
Leaving Tears

The mourning, misty oak leaves weep
Warm dew drops falling from them sweep
Across cold stones in salty streams
Spent tears for Steven's broken dreams ...

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  • Rating 4.51
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Thanks so much for sharing. I asked the same questions. Why did my athletic high school junior have to die.
He was always healthy, and so physically strong. I buried him August...

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Poem About Losing A Son
I Love You Son

My dear son! I miss you so much
It keeps hurting, I can't stop crying
My eyes always search for you in the sky
Heart longs for finding you in the heaven...

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  • Rating 4.45
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I am so touched by the stories I have read here. I sometimes think that I am holding too long onto my son's memory and like one mother said here, I sometimes get some rude looks when I talk...

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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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  • Rating 4.44
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Yes, because I lost a baby boy on 9/12/13 he was stillborn. I cry single day, week and month that goes by. Asking myself why god my precious little angel away from me. His name is XAVIER...

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Death Of Only Child Poem
  • By Carolyn
  • Published: March 2008
Kenn

I know that my son has passed away
But I will love him until my dying day.
So please listen to my memories every now and then
Family and friends, please allow me to talk about Kenn....

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  • Rating 4.41
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My daughter, Sarah Celeste Brown, passed on May 24, 2015. The pain of this is so raw, it feels like an open wound. Since her death, I find one of the best comforts is my husband. He is...

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