Loss of a Friend Poems

Tribute Poems on the Loss of a Friend

What are some of the feelings that one might feel when a friend passes away? When someone that is special to us is gone it can be difficult to continue living life. Things that were special to you may begin to seem pointless when you don't have that special person to share it with. All of the things that you did together are reminders of the loss that you have suffered. Do yourself a favor and take the time to mourn your loss. As you go through the five stages of grief; denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance, memories of the good times you spent together may bring a smile to your face instead of a painful grimace.

Poems for When a Good Friend Dies

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  1. When A Friend Bids Goodbye

    • By Kathrine Yee Baraquia
    • Published: August 2008

    My dear friend,
    close your eyes...
    hold my hand,
    and hear me whisper......

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  3. You

    • By Teresa
    • Published: February 2008
    Friend Died Before Graduation Poem

    Flashing lights red white and blue
    All those people you once knew
    People crowd around the car
    The twisted metal is badly charred ...

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  4. I Will Forever Miss You

    • By Nicole Kooienga
    • Published: March 2008
    Death Of Best Friend Poem

    You Always put a smile on my face
    no matter how mad I was
    all I had to do was call you and you would make everything better.
    The day that I heard that you were taken from us my heart broke. ...

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  6. Your Love Will Be Passed On

    • By Joshua J. Urness
    • Published: February 2006

    You are with me everyday,
    I feel you with every breath,
    Your thought is with me,
    With every decision I make....

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    • Rating 4.43
  7. Time Is Meant To Heal

    • By Kim Thompson
    • Published: August 2008

    Although unheard I thank you
    For always being there
    Even when you were bedridden
    You always seemed to care...

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  8. Death Of My Friends

    • By Cindy Blake
    • Published: April 2009

    A Blue Jay landed on my fence post today
    such a beautiful sight in a world of gray

    I couldn't pull my eyes away, and then I thought of you...

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  10. My Best Friend Natalie

    • By Staci J. Selke
    • Published: October 2007

    I sit around and wonder,
    and watch the days go by.
    I look at all the pictures,
    and ask, why did you have to die?...

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  11. Lexi Lou We All Miss You

    • By Selvidge 8th graders
    • Published: November 2007
    Death Of A Beautiful Life

    Lexi why did you go
    you knew we would miss you so

    4/08/07 (Easter) ...

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  12. Since The Loss Of You

    • By Tiffany
    • Published: July 2008

    Since the loss of you
    I've learned to live for each day
    And take it as a blessing
    Knowing it may not always be this way....

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  13. Cancer Stole My Friend

    • By Serena Oritz
    • Published: February 2016
    Poem About Wanting More Time With A Friend

    Cancer took my best friend, don't you see?
    Time was a ticking bomb thrust in me.
    Did black cats traverse my way?
    Did bad luck linger over me day to day?

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