Son Death Poems

Death Of A Son Poems

One of the most tragic and traumatic losses life can deal out to a person is the death of a son. The death of a son means the loss of more than just a precious life. It represents the loss of future experiences and future hopes. No parent is prepared for the loss of a child, and when it happens, their world is changed forever. The grief, guilt, and anguish felt are acute and lasting. Parents can find comfort in knowing that their grief and mourning are normal and that many other parents have lived through similar tragedies

Sad Poems About The Death Of A Son

Advertisement

1 - 10 of 25

  1. For The Need Of You

    Poem About Missing Son

    I need you to touch,
    I need you to see,
    I need you so much,
    I need you with me.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 10
    • Shares 79
    • Favorited 12
    • Votes 321
    • Rating 4.62
  2. Advertisement

  3. A Picture Of You

    Poem About Death Of 25 Year Old Son

    I only have a picture now,
    A frozen piece of time,
    To remind me of how it was,
    When you were here, and mine....

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 162
    • Shares 355
    • Favorited 35
    • Votes 2278
    • Rating 4.61
  4. My Green-Eyed Soldier Boy

    • By Angela D. Ebanks
    • Published: January 2, 2017
    My 23 Year Old Son Died In A Crash

    Cherubic cheeked, an explosion of curls
    Even as a toddler, you had all the girls
    Milk teeth so perfect, like tiny white pearls -
    My green-eyed soldier boy.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 28
    • Favorited 1
    • Votes 91
    • Rating 4.59
  5. Advertisement

  6. When God Comforted Me

    • By Colleen Mclean
    • Published: April 2015
    Letter From God After Death Of Son

    From heaven he was delivered
    As a baby unto you,
    When God said to me softly
    I'm trusting you to do

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 218
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 672
    • Rating 4.57
  7. Life Goes On

    Poem About Life Continuing After Death Of Son

    It's true what they say, when a child is born,
    a mother's heart is no longer her own,
    It runs and skips and giggles and grins,
    And crawls in her lap, for a kiss on the chin,...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 28
    • Shares 71
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 884
    • Rating 4.56
  8. One Year Less

    Poem Grieving Over Loss

    There is no word, no label, no identifying moniker,
    I am not a widow, not an orphan, not childless,
    But one child less.
    One less open laugh and little boy giggle,

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 41
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 370
    • Rating 4.55
  9. Advertisement

    Advertisement

  10. A Tribute To Tyrone

    • By Kily Dunbar
    • Published: April 2009
    Poem For Nephew's Funeral

    No words I write could ever say
    How sad and empty I feel today
    The Angels came for you
    Much sooner than I planned...

    Poem For Nephew's Funeral, A Tribute To Tyrone

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 17
    • Shares 114
    • Favorited 12
    • Votes 934
    • Rating 4.49
  11. All I Know Is

    • By Tina Pielstick
    • Published: December 2010
    Bereaved Mother And Grandparent Poem

    All I know is.... I will always miss my Nick and long for him.
    All I know is.... one minute I'm together and the next I'm falling apart.
    All I know is.... my heart hurts all the time and it has never felt whole since the day he died.
    All I know is.... the tears won't stop filling up my eyes, soaking my pillows or staining my face. ...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 45
    • Shares 40
    • Favorited 5
    • Votes 452
    • Rating 4.49
  12. Just Baby Sitting

    • By Savannah Denvir
    • Published: January 2008
    Poem Asking God To Care For Son In Heaven

    Dear God,
    This is just a little letter for you, because we have an agreement.
    You are to babysit my little boy for us until we come to see him,
    I only ask these few things from you,...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 7
    • Favorited 4
    • Votes 293
    • Rating 4.44
  13. I Love You Son

    • By Ambika Adhikari Tiwari
    • Published: October 2008
    Poem About Losing A Son

    My dear son! I miss you so much.
    It keeps hurting, I can't stop crying.
    My eyes always search for you in the sky.
    My heart longs for finding you in the heavens.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 150
    • Shares 223
    • Favorited 24
    • Votes 1700
    • Rating 4.44

1 - 10 of 25

Back to Top