Mother Death Poems

Loss of Mother Poems

Mothers are faithful companions and confidants even in the most difficult times. Mothers dedicate their lives to caring and providing for their children both physically and emotionally. They always seem to know how to help them to overcome problems and thrive in spite of them. A mother's love is irreplaceable, which makes losing her to death an incredibly painful experience. While sons and daughters of all ages carry within their hearts a dull and lasting ache where they once felt love and security, it is important they continue searching for the happiness their mother always desired for them.

Poems For Sons And Daughters Remembering Mom

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  1. My Mother, My Angel

    Once upon a time an angel held my hand.
    She wiped away my tears and helped me understand
    Our time on Earth is brief; there are lessons to be learned.
    Each precious day God gives us, another page is turned.

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    It will get better, I promise you, and there will come a day when you remember moments from your childhood with smiles and joy. I thank God every day for my mother even though she has crossed...

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  3. One More Day

    Mother Was A Best Friend

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    I wish for nothing more
    Than just one more day,
    For I would give it all
    Just to hear her say.

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    It's been 29 days since I lost my rock (mom). Sadness fills my heart. She's the only person I've ever known to be a strong, hard working woman who had very little but gave us the world. Never...

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  4. Although You're Gone

    • By Shannon Walker
    • Published: August 2015
    Poem About Love Making A Loss Easier

    Although you're gone, I'm not alone,
    And never shall I be,
    For the precious memories of the bond we shared
    Will never depart from me.

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    I hope and pray that you are doing fine. I feel your pain, and instead of getting better, the love for my Mami keeps getting stronger. I'm missing her so much. My mom passed January 2, 2018....

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  6. Missing Mama

    Grief Over Mother Lost To Lung Cancer

    I awake each morning to start a new day,
    But the pain of losing you never goes away.
    I go about the things I have to do,
    And as the hours pass I think again of you.

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    My darling mother passed away in Whiting, Indiana, at the age of 71. Not a day goes by that I don't miss her. I have read your poems and shared them with my siblings. It was very comforting....

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  7. Dear Mom I Miss You

    • By Jenifer Felice
    • Published: April 2011

    Mom,
    The day you died I kissed your face four times.
    After you died I held you close to me.
    I knew it would be the last time I held you for the rest of my life.

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    My mom died in 2014. She had cancer. We fought the battle for almost 2 years. During the final 6 weeks of my mom's life she slept a lot, but the last 2 weeks my sister and I stayed next to...

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  8. A Daughter's Promise

    • By Allie B. Quaglieri
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem From Daughter To Departed Mother

    Every time I smile,
    Every time I sigh,
    I think of your face,
    And a tear escapes my eye.

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    I am so sorry about your mother. My mother died when I was 11, too. She died from lung cancer. My dad was already dead, so I went to live with my sister, her husband, and my nephews. I am 15...

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  10. Our Hearts Will Always Touch

    When I lay there beside you,
    Could you feel me there?
    My arms were wrapped around you,
    And I was stroking your hair.

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    My mother got cancer when I was 8. She survived and was in remission for a year, but when I was 12 she was diagnosed with cancer again. This time we all knew she would die, when she told us I...

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  11. How Grateful I Would Be To Have Just One More Day

    If I could have just one more day and
    wishes did come true,
    I'd spend every glorious moment
    side by side with you.

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    We all wish for one more day with the loved ones we've lost. I wish for one more day to be with my mum. She was one of the sweetest, most loving and caring mothers in the world. She was my...

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  12. My Mother

    • By Carol Bodenham
    • Published: October 2015
    Poem About Seeing Mother In The Sky

    Look up to the sky.
    Now tell me what you see.
    A cloud, the moon, possibly the sun.
    Many answers there will be.

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    I lost my mum 3 years ago (that's more than I thought). I was just 11. When I see magpies (the bird), I always think of her turning around, smiling, saluting, and saying, "Good morning,...

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  13. Memories Of Mom

    • By Melissa M. Robinson
    • Published: February 2006

    Though it's been years now
    since you were taken away,
    the memories are still strong,
    and I wish you were here today.

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    June 25, 2017 marks 10 years since my mom died. She has been gone for long, yet memories of her still linger. She passed on when I needed her the most. I had just started secondary school and...

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