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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    It’s been two months and two days since my older sister, Marlene, passed. I miss her so much it's hard to put into words. So many bad things happened to her in life. Sometimes the only...

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  3. 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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  4. 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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    Ramona,
    To say I am sorry for your losses seems honest and heartfelt but somewhat hollow. My heart hurts for you. We grow to accept loss is a part of the circle of life, but certain losses...

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  6. Our Hearts Are Broken Forever

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

    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 younger sister on April 7, 2014 and the pain still takes my breath away. She was my everything and the one person that loved me unconditionally. She suffered from depression,...

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  7. 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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  8. If Only I Knew

    • By Sennette Gaoses
    • Published: February 2014
    Emotional Poem About Death Cutting Young Life Short

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    If only I knew that our time would be so brief,
    Spoiled you rotten I would have done.

    If only I knew that would be our last phone call,

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    May 2, 2016 I lost my little sister who was only 45. Every day brings the challenge to go forward.

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  10. I Never Got To Say Goodbye

    • By Andrea Szegedi
    • Published: November 2016
    Grieving Your Loss

    Awake, I'm thinking of you.
    Asleep, I'm dreaming of you.
    I'm thinking and crying,
    I'm sleeping and weeping.

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  11. A Tribute To My Sister, Patricia

    • By Danielle Little
    • Published: February 2006

    It feels like years but it has only been months,
    And yet that is still too long.
    I still love you the same as if you were still here with me, laughing during the good times and crying during the bad ones.
    I miss being able to call you any time and spend hours talking about everything under the sun.

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    This poem touched my heart. My sister Jenny passed away February 7, 2019 at 3pm in the afternoon. Jenny was admitted into the hospital with type A Flu. They almost lost her about 7 times in...

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  12. Pieces Forever Missing

    Dealing With Death Years Later

    Four years have now passed,
    my hearts still not whole.
    Pieces forever missing,
    with your death, they were stolen.

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  13. My Baby

    • By Jay M. Elaine
    • Published: January 2017
    My Sister Was My Everything

    She was my baby, fragile and small.
    She was beautiful, like a little girl's doll.
    She was older than I, but so quiet and weak,
    And when I heard to dire news, I wept

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    That was a very sad poem. Yes, losing a sibling can be difficult. I just lost my sister last month, the first out of five to leave. It can be rough, but we know God is with us to help us...

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