Eulogy Poems | Examples of Eulogy Poetry

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Categories: eulogy, hero,
If Nkrumah Had Not Died
by Ebenezer Baiden-Amissah
If Nkrumah Had Not Died

If situations hadn't killed Nkrumah
He'd have for long served us
with special African okra
the green soup would still be emitting its powerful...

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Categories: eulogy, hero,
If Nkrumah Had Not Died
by Ebenezer Baiden-Amissah
If Nkrumah Had Not Died

If situations hadn't killed Nkrumah
He'd have for long served us
with special African okra
the green soup would still be emitting its powerful...

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Categories: eulogy, journey, music,
forty-sixth, and heaven
by J.R. Dawson
shamrocks 
bow

    in silence 
    — sorrow 

cranberry
       tears 
   ...

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Categories: eulogy, loneliness, lost love,
Premium MemberTHE THOUGHT OF YOU
by Line Gauthier


How gentle the thought of you
Caresses my mournful heart
As linger memories so few
Since we’ve been torn apart

Life can be unkind and callous
We did treasure every...

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Categories: eulogy, faith,
To Start Anew
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic


WHEN I DIE…SPREAD MY
ASHES TO THE WIND…LET ME 
RETURN TO STARDUST

...

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Categories: eulogy, life,
Write Your Eulogy
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
WRITE YOUR EULOGY


Near the end of the walk on the long road
Under the setting sun’s cold twilight hue
You may look back at fading footprints old
That...

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Categories: eulogy, future, life, passion,
WHAT SOMEONE ELSE WOULD PUT ON MY TOMBSTONE
by Mia Pratt
She was a believer in Christ Jesus
who spread the truth everywhere she went
and always awaiting for his return
She was a dreamer of dreams 
who redefined...

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Categories: eulogy, humorous, remember,
The Obituary
by Daniel Hunter
                        ...

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Categories: eulogy, family,
Premium MemberLove Your Tia Martha
by DAVID GRASBY
Love Your Tia Martha

Here I stand asking why
Why her? Someone so special like a mother
Always there to pick you up
Life wasn’t easy for her
Fixed on...

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Categories: eulogy, grief, loss, love,
Grieving Paper Hearts
by Shelby Bay
I never suspected that I’d wear your love so well, that my veil of discretion would match my noticeably odd socks.


I never suspected white noise...

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Categories: abuse, anger, betrayal, celebration, eulogy,
Change The Locks
by Kristen Pastir
All of your cheating, and all of your lies. You think I'm blind Bc it's not seen with my eyes. 
I know in my heart...

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Categories: eulogy, father son,
Rest Easy
by Anthony Oliveira
Don't cry, don't cry;
Close your eyes and die;
Don't cry, don't cry;
I still love you, don't wonder why.
Don't cry, don't cry; 
My lips tell no lie;
Don't...

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Categories: absence, cry, death, depression, eulogy, hurt,
My Letter To You
by Nick Nguyen
My Letter To You

Can you believe its been 4 years,
Since I've started shedding these tears.

When I first heard the devastating news,
There was nothing stopping the...

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Categories: eulogy, grave, hope, life,
When the Grass
by Justin Aptaker
tomorrow’s a new day
when
this
night

will be forgotten
And
the light

and the might
of the eager armies
surging to war

we’ll have forgotten
what the fight had been for

and the wind whispers peaceful...

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Categories: eulogy, gospel, heaven, jesus,
The Ant Army
by Pradipta Roy Choudhury
Surreal and supernatural, same synergise,
Rational folks call it a bunch of lies,
The march of an ant army, along the jamb,
To converge into the alter, of...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, day, death, eulogy, giggle,
A DAY OF SILENCE
by Steffan Voss
I know it will be quiet when you come:
No wind; the water breathing steadily;
A light like ghost of silver on the sea;
And the surf dreamily...

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Categories: eulogy,
Eulogy for my Mother
by David Richmond
Joyce Letitia Richmond-Solomon (A servant of God and a friend to man)

Every life has its seasons and God has created each individual for a purpose....

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Categories: appreciation, change, death, dedication, eulogy, tree,
Tree of Life
by Shae Cooksey
Staring out my window, watching the trees dance in the breeze,
I am reminded of the way she would dance through the kitchen
And the songs she’d...

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Categories: absence, bereavement, death, eulogy,
Rhyme Time III-Death
by Franchesca Mia Tortoza
He fell with the fading pink in the rose's bloom
That covered the painful gray of the tomb
And the stone remainder of the untimely doom
That had...

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Categories: art, dark, desire, dream, eulogy, introspection, loneliness,
Premium MemberA Silent Death
by arthur vaso
Murky thoughts within a silent night
Wind slapping the window panes
Clouds hovering over pending death
Soon to be out of breath

Ravens circle the next meal
It seems in...

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Categories: america, bereavement, children, cry, eulogy,
SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL RAMPAGE December 14, 2012 prayer part two
by matthew harris
    ...prized progeny well nigh impossible chore
haunted by priceless offspring, 
neither surviving 
   papa/ mama can never a door
not ever...

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Categories: eulogy, goodbye, grief,
Premium MemberAt the top of the stairway
by doug pederson
 As you came upon the stairway
no tear was found before stepping on
You did not tremble nor did you pause
You knew your life would not...

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Categories: blessing, celebration, eulogy,
The heavens be praised
by Julian Scutts
We no longer immolate babes on Moloch’s hideous altar. 
May Heaven be thanked.
We no longer burn heretics at the stake. 
May Heaven be praised
We no...

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Categories: eulogy, funny, giggle, humor,
Premium MemberSick, Dark, and Scary Humor
by Rhoda Tripp
That woman you sext...
Her husband got out early.
Ten years for murder?



Entered in contest for
Brian Strand
2 or 3 line poem.
Written 11/25/17




...

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Categories: eulogy, faith, god, judgement,
Conductor of Universal Symphony
by Pradipta Roy Choudhury
In an universe of timeless rhyme,
Stars in constellations at synchronicity, chime.
The world is full of vivid faiths,
Gospels life, in a clockwork, gaits,

Cleanliness of the soul,...

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Categories: anti bullying, anxiety, bullying, eulogy,
Unwanted Lad
by Ma. Jillian Moira De Leon
He's a music that never heard 
A sound that never given attention,
A melody that's keep on being ignored
A voice that already forgotten.

It's still vivid to...

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Categories: eulogy, eve,
Aquarian Night
by David Nickle Read

The flesh of night gripped the darkened trees in platitude,
And hell was washed from there silken boughs by raw imagination’s wealth,
Burning deep in the fervent...

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Categories: age, celebration, class, education, eulogy, farewell, growing up,
the MHS Class of '77 chapter two
by MATTHEW harris
   sans to stand proud and tall 
   (all five and a half feet, but blunted maximum height 
  ...

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Categories: age, angst, bereavement, depression, eulogy, goodbye, grief,
broken front tooth gum shun two
by MATTHEW harris
a scant mere
seconds to late, when with a crash, which near
concussion smacked noggin
   hard against blocky chunk hove ice
   informing gap...

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Categories: bereavement, body, cry, death, eulogy, obituary, peace,
Kinda Tired
by Stewart Watkins
I've run that masterful marathon called life
I've learned, grown, laughed and taken my bits of misery and strife

Oh! The beginning, it's kinda funny when I...

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Categories: eulogy,
Premium MemberShould I Not Be Found Alive
by Stephen Wilson-Floyd
Sty all your bodied waters
And libelous pretensions.
Hang leather headed juries
Beside some tethered eddies.

Drown me down
In new baptismal rivers.
Spread eagle me upon
Some granite black outcroppings.

And let...

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Categories: absence, age, creation, depression, eulogy, father,
Obsessive Constraints part two
by MATTHEW harris
asper the invisible nemesis – i.e. electrical 
impulses faux nattering nabobs of mien nativity 
whereat unseen thriving sensational riffraff 
quenched powerhouse ousting nestled milk
maids, or...

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Categories: eulogy, grief, horror, mental
Sutherland No More - A Proclamation
by Keith Murphy
Sutherland No More – A Proclamation

Sutherland Springs from the pages of my media feed,
A story of guns, grief and the need, for no more.
Sutherland no...

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Categories: africa, america, celebration, creation, eulogy, humanity, psychological, wind,
Black Minds in the Wind
by Stanley Dorsey
Whirling thoughts of consciousness, do forever wave
Whistling through tribulation in search of better days.
To often rejected, and shunned like waisted fruit.
In the wind we forever...

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Categories: eulogy, freedom, political, silence,
On Stopping Big Ben
by Keith Murphy
On Stopping Big Ben

Our bell is silent now;
Silence marks the passing of each hour.
The tower has no comment, makes no sound
Despite thirteen tons of primeval...

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