Grandfather Death Poems

Loss of Grandpa Poems

It has been said that the best dads get promoted to grandpas. Grandfathers are good listeners, good storytellers, and most importantly, good friends. They are always there to laugh and play with their grandkids and even console them when necessary. Grandfathers are also often the source of sage advice, a benefit of their many years of experience. One thing is for sure, the love of a grandfather is a unique treasure that is never forgotten by their grandchildren. The times spent with a grandfather turn into precious memories that are conserved in the heart, even long after they have passed.

Poems about the Loss of a Grandfather and Missing Him


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  1. Grandpa, I Miss You

    • By Amanda Dwyer
    • Published: October 2009
    Poem Wishing Grandpa Stayed One More Year

    I know it hurt you;
    It hurt me too,
    But now that you're gone
    All I know is I miss you.

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    • Votes 2197
    • Rating 4.58
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  3. I'll Miss You

    Poem About Remembering Time With Grandpa

    It is not long ago
    That you left my life
    You flew away to heaven
    To be with your children and wife

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    • Emailed 5
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    • Votes 309
    • Rating 4.53
  4. Tears

    • By Lauren
    • Published: November 2007
    Poem About The Death Of A Grandfather

    Tears streamed down my face when I saw you that way.
    I love you grandpa, I will love you every day.
    As my tears raced down my face;
    I knew you'd soon be in a happier place.

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    • Stories 27
    • Emailed 47
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 1086
    • Rating 4.52
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  6. An Angel Sent To Heaven

    • By Erika Kent
    • Published: July 2013

    Sometimes I feel all alone
    Because God sent him home.
    We used to be so close,
    But I miss him the most.

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    • Stories 6
    • Emailed 22
    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 485
    • Rating 4.51
  7. For My Grandpa

    Death Of Grandfather


    I know we are all feeling a little bit sad,
    That we've lost our Grandpa, our friend and our dad
    Together we have cried an ocean of tears
    As we feel so empty and hold many fears

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    • Stories 63
    • Emailed 239
    • Favorited 32
    • Votes 2253
    • Rating 4.50
  8. Goodbye Granddad

    • By Sarah Harrison
    • Published: September 2009

    So heaven has received another angel
    The night sky another star
    Your life has become a loving memory
    I know you will never be far.

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    • Stories 18
    • Emailed 152
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 1370
    • Rating 4.47
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  10. He Was Just A Small Town Maritime Man

    I'll never forget that summer day
    I called him and said, "What did the doctors say?"
    My Papa paused for a moment and whispered,
    "Well, honey, it's cancer."

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    • Stories 1
    • Emailed 4
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 54
    • Rating 4.46
  11. Goodbye Pop

    • By Nathan Judge
    • Published: January 2011

    Pop was a man who would share and joke,
    But for him everyone was a bleedin' bloke.
    His family made him so happy and proud,
    Everyone he met he would tell them aloud.

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    • Stories 0
    • Emailed 13
    • Favorited 6
    • Votes 174
    • Rating 4.43
  12. Goodbye, Grandad

    Poem About Preparing To Say Goodbye

    the clock is ticking
    and time is passing by
    I love him very much
    and this is my goodbye

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    • Stories 2
    • Emailed 6
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 259
    • Rating 4.43
  13. R.I.P.

    • By Jessica
    • Published: January 2008
    Remembering Grandpa

    He was my life
    He was my soul
    He was my grandfather who had to go
    He was ill with no cure

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    • Stories 1
    • Emailed 5
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 193
    • Rating 4.42

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