Grandmother Death Poems

Rest in Peace Grandma Poems

Grandmothers are famous for their hearty meals and fresh baked cookies, their abundant hugs and kisses, and their insistent desire to spoil their grandchildren. Times spent at grandma's house are often marked by love, laughter, and contentment. In fact, grandmothers are often responsible for bringing the whole family together. Because grandmothers are such a source of joy for their grandchildren, they are always sorely missed when they pass away. To lose a grandmother is to lose a most valuable family member. Many grandchildren find a peace and solace after the loss of their grandmother by expressing their feelings through poetry.

Poems Remembering Passed Away Grandmothers


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  1. My Grandmother

    • By Victoria L. Payne
    • Published: February 2006
    Rose Garden Of Memories

    In my Rose Garden of memories
    I see you standing there
    An angel in disguise
    Who taught me how to care...

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    My grandmother's name was Rose. This poem is so apt. She had cancer. While it gave me time to spend with her, it made it really painful to watch her lose weight and her hair, withdraw into a...

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  3. Sleep Now Nana

    • By Alexandra Burrows
    • Published: March 2012

    Although I cannot see you,
    I feel your presence near.
    I will hold you close in memory,
    Till I drop my very last tear....

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    I was 16 years old when my grandma died. She died of kidney failure, but my grandma had a loving heart and was always kind and loving and would do anything for anyone no matter what you were...

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  4. My Beautiful Angel

    • By Aoife Minnock
    • Published: November 2009

    Nan to walk into your room and see you smile,
    I walked over and hugged you all the time,
    you always made me smile and always had stories to tell.
    I loved sitting with you everyday and listen to the memories you had to share...

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    I'm 31 years old and and having my first child. I'm 19 weeks and found out I was pregnant about the same time I found out that my grandmother had cancer. It took her very fast. She was the...

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  6. Grandmother

    • By Ashley Sifuentes
    • Published: February 2006
    Heart Full Of Pain

    My heart never felt so much pain
    The sky came together and dropped lots of rain
    I thought my life was coming to an end
    All I know is I will never give in...

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    I never thought this day would come, but it just happened so fast. We never discussed how things would be or what we would do without you. Since this morning, we've been in tears and wish...

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  7. My Nanny

    • By Aimee Mc Keown
    • Published: June 2015
    Pain Of Losing Grandmother

    You picked me up,
    And held me tight,
    And said you loved me
    Every night.

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    My grandma, you were my everything. You left me with pain. You didn't even say goodbye to to me. I love you.

  8. You're Still Near

    Poem About Remembering Grandma Through Her Possessions

    Thinking of you while rocking in your chair,
    'Bout the moments in life when you were there.
    It's the year of firsts since you've been gone,
    Each day is another one that begins at dawn....

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    Love this poem. It touched my heart. The death of a loved one touches our lives.
    We have hope in heaven. We will see all our loved ones in paradise.
    Some sweet day we will see each other....

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  10. Grandma

    • By Augustine Perez
    • Published: February 2006
    Thank You For The Gift Of Love Poem

    Thank you for the gift of love.
    Now you're sharing it up above.
    You had many things to say,
    All in a caring way....

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    My grandma passed away on October 28th at 1:27 a.m. It was really, really hard to see my grandmother leave us. I know she is in a better place, but I would love for her to have stayed with...

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  11. A Beautiful Angel

    • By Christopher Warner
    • Published: February 2008
    Grandma Is A Beautiful Angel

    A beautiful angel is all that is here
    Saying O'Lord please leave me here
    Not ready to leave but has to go
    Wants to go back but God says no...

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    My Nan passed away the day after I left for Melbourne to see my dad. The last words I said to her where I will see you when I get back which was only that Sunday. I feel really bad that I'm...

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  12. Grandma Died

    Heavenly Father took Grandma
    up to Heaven when she died.
    When my Momma told me
    I ran to my room and cried....

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    On October 5, I lost my grandmother. How miss waking up to her. I miss her so much. I miss the years we spent together and the trips and outings we had. I know she is in heaven dancing with...

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  13. My Grandma

    • By Sam Davies
    • Published: May 2015
    Poem About A Grandma Unlike Others

    She wasn't like the other grans,
    Spoiling kids with sweets,
    The minute you stepped out of line,
    That slipper's off her feet!

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