Grandparent Poems

Poems about Grandparents

A grandparents job is not easy. Grandchildren count on their grandparents to love them unconditionally to a degree that their parents may not be able to. Grandchildren expect their grandparents to listen, really listen, without judging right or wrong. It is often assumed that grandparents have no life of your own, and that they only exist to be called on when they are needed. This of course is not true. At the same time grandparents should not miss the opportunity that they have been given, a chance for a relationship with the next generation.

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Poem About Grandpa's Death
  • By Chloe Johnston
  • Published: September 3, 2014
Grandad I Will Always Miss You

Grandad, it feels like yesterday that we were together
but it's been 3 years since I've..
gotten to hear your laugh, your smile and your voice
...

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Poem About The Death Of A Grandmother
  • By Glycerinne Tennan
  • Published: January 2012
Nevermore

I loved your bright blue eyes,
Now I cannot see them.
Nevermore...
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  • By Courtney Sauve
  • Published: August 2008
I Miss You

I am just eleven,
And already you are gone to heaven.

The smiles, the laughter,...

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I am also 11 this poem touched me. My grandpa has passed yet I have not seen him. My mother had told many stories about him I miss my grandpa a lot, I saw his pictures I love him a lot

  • By Madison Howard
  • Published: September 3, 2014
The Best Grandma!

You were there for me
when I needed you
you helped me see
the better things in life...

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Poem About Grandma Who Lives Far Away
  • By Roxane
  • Published: September 3, 2014
Happy Birthday Grandmother

Every day I think about you,
Because I really miss you.
And we know that you think about us,
Because you always send your love....

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  • By Emilee
  • Published: September 3, 2014
Our Family Misses You

I know you're up; high above.
Shining down on me, your heavenly love.

Right now, there's a family that is in tears, remembering ...

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  • By Caitlin Robertson
  • Published: September 2011
Where-Ever You Are

You may be gone, but know this;
Where-ever you are, your spirit still lives with us,
Where-ever you are, your memories still live with us,
Where-ever you are, your heart is still tied to us....

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My Grandad died and I read this at his funeral and made almost everyone in the room cry including myself!

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Poem Remembering Grandfather
  • By Sarah O.
  • Published: September 3, 2014
A Man

There once was a man I loved
A man who cared
A man who shared
A man who knew life ...

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Short Poem for a Grandparent
  • By Bridget Brown
  • Published: March 2011
Her

Her smile
Her laugh
Are full and rich
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Memories of Grandma
  • By Sarah L. Cornwell
  • Published: February 2006
Memories

Grandma always had her hair pulled back with a clip.
Grandma wore Vanilla Field perfume. It made me happy.
The few memories I have seem to fade as I get older.
But those few memories I retain are precious and dear....

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