Daughter Death Poems

Poems about the Loss of a Daughter

Daughters are a source of immeasurable joy for her parents. Long before a daughter is born, she is deeply loved. Daughters are often a mother's best friend, her ally, and her most precious treasure. For a father, a daughter is often the apple of his eye, his princess. It is no surprise then, that a parent's love for a daughter is so intense and selfless. For this reason, the loss of a daughter can bring on a range of difficult emotions including numbness, guilt, anger, emptiness, disbelief and deep sadness.

Tribute for Dead Daughter Poetry

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  1. The Heart I Carry

    The Unbreakable Mother-Child Bond

    Within my heart beats a separate pulse
    With a rhythm all its own.
    It comforts me in my times of need
    And keeps me from feeling alone.

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  3. Waiting For Daddy

    Message From Heaven

    Daddy can you feel me
    Do you know I'm near
    I wished that I could be with you
    To wipe away your tears

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    I feel so numb, full of hatred for the month of October... This month has torn me apart not once but twice. Three years ago, on the 18 of October, I lost my 1st baby girl. Even though she was...

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  4. Handprint

    Poem About Losing Young Daughter

    Picture

    You were lying in my arms,
    As I tried to say goodbye,
    "It might be for the best," they said,
    But I knew that was a lie....

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    I lost my youngest daughter almost 5 years ago as well. She was 2 years old, and she was born with complications. I was 26 weeks along when I had her, and she was under 2 pounds. I had a very...

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  6. If I Could Hear Her

    • By Carolyn Ferreira
    • Published: November 2013
    Poem About Daughter Comforting Mother

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    I see your teardrops falling
    I hear you cry my name
    I know you can not see me
    but I hold you just the same...

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    I have been looking for a place to share my grief. How often have we heard, "When a loved one dies, holidays are difficult"? I would not disagree, but what to do? I cannot stop crying. Our...

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  7. Words From Mommy's Heart

    • By Kyla
    • Published: April 2014
    Poem About Loss Of Little Girl

    Thinking of you and your sweetest smile
    I close my eyes for just a while,
    As I lay and think of you
    Your love of gum and how you'd chew,...

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    Hello,
    I hope you're ok. I hope you're coping, and I hope you have a good supportive network. No words can make you feel better. I'm so sorry for your loss. My Daughter passed away in May...

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  8. My Sweet Amy

    • By Bonnie Dodd
    • Published: May 2015
    Loss Of Daughter Who Left Behind Small Children

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    The first time they laid you in my arms,
    you were so small and precious,
    the perfect gift from above,
    and in an instant I fell in love.

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    No one will ever know the great pain we feel unless they too have lost a child, a child with a young child left behind. I feel cheated, cheated because I will never get to see my child raise...

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  10. Dear God, Please Take Care Of My Little Girl

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    Dear God, please take care of my little girl,
    The one with big eyes, and soft brown curls.
    She was special, as you should know,
    I really didn't want to let her go.

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    I lost my Victoria 4/20/18 age 28 from an overdose. I am devastated. I feel lost. How will I go on? My precious, beautiful girl was taken. I know your pain. A pain no one but a mom who lost a...

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  11. For My Daughter Crissy

    • By Kathy
    • Published: November 2011
    A Letter To God

    Gentle Savior please look down,
    There's someone by your side,
    A small bewildered four year old,
    That needs you as her guide....

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    I somehow came across this one night I was grieving for my daughter, who I lost shortly after birth. I have kept this poem close to heart as I can relate to it. I unfortunately am now passing...

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  12. My Precious Daughter Lindsey

    Poem About Still Loving Child Years After Death

    I remember it well, the day you were born
    Everyone was happy, smiling faces adorn
    The epitome of what every baby girl should be
    You were loved so much, anyone could see. ...

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    Losing your child is unbearable pain. Pray to God to give you strength, happiness, and peace.

  13. When You Were Small

    • By Linda D. Cope
    • Published: May 2008
    Death Of Daughter Poem

    I often think of you
    When you were very small.
    You left your fingerprints
    On almost every wall....

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    This poem and everyone's stories break my heart all over again. I lost my 31 year old daughter on April 21, 2015, to Sarcoma cancer. She found out she had cancer while she was pregnant with...

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