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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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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Dear Melissa,
My heart goes out to you at this unbelievably painful time. I also lost my son, my beautiful Mark this year. He was found dead in his flat on 10th Jan 2015, 12 days after...

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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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I am so sorry to hear that your son was taken from you in this way. Twelve years ago my first born child and only was murdered because his wife found another man. He left a 4 1/2 year old...

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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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I too lost my youngest son Oliver on the 26th June 2010. Sudden Unexpected Death alone in his sleep. God only knows how me and my husband and eldest son have survived. He was only 22...He had...

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Poem From A Grieving Father
  • By Lawrence J. Bach
  • Published: July 5, 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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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 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 4.50
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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 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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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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Hi Erica,
My mum was a widow in 1973 at age 26 when dad passed on in an accident while assisting someone at an accident scene. She raised us 4 kids and ran her taxi business in a tough...

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Poem About Losing A Son
  • By Ambika Adhikari Tiwari
  • Published: October 2008
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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I lost my son (Karlton) on September 30,2014, he was murdered (shot several times while I was on the phone with him). He just turned 35. My life would never be the same again. All I do is cry...

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  • By Amy
  • Published: December 2007
Always Remembered Never Forgotten

He passed away last Friday night
His death took us by surprise
Never again will we see him smile
Or look into his eyes...

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I lost my son this Friday 22nd of August. He was born on 7th of July. I had only six week. He was fine on 21st and even on 22nd morning, it happened just suddenly he couldn't breath well I...

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Poem About Dreaming Of Dead Son
Dance Again

I see a waltz frozen in time,
dancing and spinning, spinning and dancing.
My ear pressed up against his chest,
I hear his heart beat over and over again. ...

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