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. 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

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  3. 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 a month ago. She was only 14. She had a failed heart surgery. We never thought she would pass away, because the operation was highly successful, but things weren't in our...

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  4. If Only You Could Have Stayed

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

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    This poem was very touching. I lost my sister on February 12, 2018. My family and I were at my grandmother's funeral services when my sister called and said she was not feeling too well. She...

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  6. 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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    Just lost my sister 1 week ago. She was my best friend. She was 47 years old, and she lived the beach. Your poem touched my heart and brought tears to my eyes...

  7. 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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  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. 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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  11. 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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  12. Sleep My Sister

    I wish you sweet sleep, my sister dear.
    Although there's so much that you've left bare
    I hate that you had to endure such pain
    On my mind, your saddened eyes have left a stain....

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    I read this poem at my sisters' service. She had Alzheimer’s and did not survive very long after we got the news. I did not want her to suffer. She died peacefully without pain. After the...

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  13. 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 a week ago to a meth overdose. I cry every day because I miss her so much.

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