Sister Death Poems

Loss of Sister Poems

Sisters can be annoying pests who hog the bathroom and borrow your clothes without asking but admittedly, they are always there for you when times get tough and usually, they are your best friends. Sisters are always ready to love, comfort, and defend you. They are lifelong friends you can count on until the end. In fact, the only force powerful enough to cut short the friendship between a sister and her siblings is death. The loss of such a special relative can be particularly painful, but holding dear all of the precious memories you shared will help you to cope.

Poems About The Death Of A Sister


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  1. Missing My Sister And Best Friend

    One morning I found you in eternal sleep;
    I tried to wake you as I began to weep,
    But all my pleas you could not hear;
    Oh if I could have only kept you near,...

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    I lost my sister about 6 months ago, unexpectedly. She was only 37. She had a pulmonary embolism and didn't even make it to the hospital. Your poem was everything I wanted to say to her and...

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  3. My Sister's Rocking Chair

    Over in the corner sits an empty rocking chair,
    Yet, my mind's eye can still picture her there,
    Gently rocking to and fro at a slow steady pace,
    Wearing a soft loving glow upon her sweet face;...

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    I found my sister ill in her chair. I took her to the ER. She never returned home

  4. Young, Wild And Free

    • By Arianna Stockwell
    • Published: August 2012
    Poem About A Little Sister Who Died

    She ran through the fields
    Young, wild and free
    That cheeky smile she wore made my heart rejoice with glee.
    I never thought a spirit like hers would ever fall down,

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  6. If Only You Could Of Stayed

    • By Catherine Lamberton
    • Published: March 2011

    Constantly thinking,
    never to be the same,
    the tears fall quickly
    just hearing your name. ...

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    My sister died on May 9, 2017. She had been struggling with cancer since last year. She lived in London while I am here in Nigeria. She came to Nigeria last year, unknown to me that would be...

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  7. The Beach In The Sky

    I closed my eyes,
    Felt the warmth of the sun on my face.
    All the grief and pain
    Was simply too hard to erase.

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    Beautiful. I'm so sorry for the loss of your sister. I also lost mine on April 8, 2016. She was 42 and my best friend. Your poem is beautiful.

  8. Life Beginning

    • By James Harmon
    • Published: July 2008
    Hodgkin's Disease

    As I was not there the day of your birth,
    I rely on stories to tell of your worth.
    A few years pass, and a miracle once more
    Our family, growing again, has now reached four....

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    My sister had illnesses all her life from eye troubles. Graves' disease , psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. She lived in spite of it all. You never really knew how sick she was. She liked...

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  10. Without You

    • By Vb
    • Published: June 2014
    Losing A Sister-In-Law To Depression

    What could I have done
    To be the one
    To help you through your darkest hours?

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    My beautiful sister went to heaven six years ago today and it feels like yesterday. Cancer invaded our lives and tried to tear us apart. Although this horrible disease ate at her like a...

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  11. Our Hearts Are Broken Forever

    • By Grace Bourke
    • Published: March 2008
    Death Of Sister Poem

    Sandra our hearts are broken forever,
    People tell us that in time the pieces will eventually come back together,
    If this is true, though hard to believe now, there will always be a space,
    The piece to which has your name on its place....

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    I lost my sister Deborah back in 1986 from bleeding in her brain. I recently lost my other sister Becky in 2016 from cancer. I can relate to the loss of a sibling. It hurts like crazy. As...

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  12. Broken Promises

    • By Kai Hyde
    • Published: March 2016
    Poem About Losing A Sister To Addiction

    So many questions running through my mind,
    I am suddenly unable to speak.
    I hear your voice on the other end,
    Your cries turn into shrieks.

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    I lost my Sister almost three years ago, though it feels like yesterday. I left home on a Sunday to go to work. On that day my Sister had a headache, something we all suffer from, from time...

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  13. You're Not Here

    • By Alyson Drummond
    • Published: March 2009
    My Younger Sister

    I think of you Emma, every day
    your smiles and chatter, the words you did say.
    The coffees and catch-ups, the time that we shared,
    busy lives lived close together, showed just how much we cared....

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    It was on the 29th of May 2017 that the shocking news of my little sister's death was shared with me. I was away at school for my final professional examination in Jos Plateau State in...

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