Death Family Poems

These Death Family poems are examples of Family poems about Death. These are the best examples of Family Death poems written by international poets.


The Cowboy by roger turner
The Cowboy
A hundred thousand miles
were written on his face
He'd earned near every wrinkle
Did this cowboy known as "Jace"
He'd ridden cross the country
From Death Valley up...

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Categories: family, america,

My Inimitable Brother -a Tribute by Martin Pretorius
He was light of Complexion
But that was only a Reflection
Laughingly he was not a complex Man
That was the fast race he Ran
On his feet he...

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Categories: family, bereavement, brother, death, eulogy,



ON VIEWING THE CORPSE OF MY MOTHER-IN-LAW by L. J. Carber
[Please note, while this poem may seem harsh, my mother-in-law did much good in her long life, more than I expect I have. It was...

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Categories: family, age, angst, bereavement, death,

Prepare the Guillotine by Crow thepoet
So it's become aware
Another ounce of revolution to dare
A dream rather a statement once declared
False, now a lie
Hardly a surprise
Feels like that is my lot...

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Categories: family, feelings, life, youth,

IOU by M.P. Shaudd
He wrote a novel, with just 3 letters, on his headstone
A novel, that was different, to everyone
Timeless, yet eternally grateful
He left thanks, for all those...

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Categories: appreciation, death, family, feelings,

Premium MemberALLOWS OUR SOULS TO SHINE WITH SUCH GLEE by jack cooper
Why do some people show their emotional side
When a loved one dies
It's a time when family and friends have to try
To except that only God...

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Categories: family, anger, bereavement, bible, conflict,

-Grandpa- by Eva Demate
It's been a year since you were gone.
Pain and regrets are still undone.
Up there with HIM,
I know you are at peace.
Somewhat I am happy
And I...

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Categories: anniversary, death, family,

A Tender Heart by Sara Ajemyan
A tenderness only he can explain,
Fluid like the rivers that filled his heart.

A free spirit, yet family played a constant role. 

Kicking back while the...

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Categories: family, birth, body, creation, death,

Make her mine real life soulmate by Aliza Kashmala Kiran
Make Her Mine Real life Soulmate :(Poem)
On every page of my book of fate,
During my life, after my death,
In all my future, in all my...

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Categories: children, family, husband, marriage,

Premium MemberTHE MAN by TJ Silba
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Categories: family, bereavement, death of a

Premium MemberHis Old Clothes by CayCay Jennings
decide … phone people … arrangements need made …
cannot pick … call who … where … when … oh, casket …
My world just stray-shattered fully...

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Categories: family, bereavement, clothes, dad, death,

The High King's Noble Son, Part IV by David Welch
IV.
When Reth walked back down to his battered friends,
he said,”I knew not that he was such a fool.
If I’d had known, I’d have led you...

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Categories: courage, family, fantasy, love,

Charley by Jimmy Coker
Charley

In Carolina a young man’s journey began.
Today in Mississippi was it’s end.
Dressed in the best he had, 
they returned an old man to the ground;
in...

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Categories: family, farewell, history,

THE ORPHAN'S TEARS by Patrick Ituma
The firewood of this world is too heavy to bear
The worries of this world an everyday nightmare 
Like a spear it breaks through my sorrowful...

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Categories: 1st grade, betrayal, family,

In Memoriam by Andy Sprouse
The tears you shed for a fallen brother,
in grief, in pain, and in memoriam -
the look in the eyes of his mother.

The light revealed through...

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Categories: family, death, friendship, life, love,

Nicotine by Abhishek Kandare
Wish i never would have left the house,
Our pride Our big Solanaceae family.
Never wished to bring dishonor to our family.
I just wanted to do something...

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Categories: family, addiction, anxiety, confusion, deep,

THE LAST VOICE by Lynward McKee
They closed my mother's casket
to be buried next to Dad today.

The crowd  that came to honor her
began to walk away.

Nothing left but tiny breeze...

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Categories: family, allusion, analogy, confusion, death,

Grilling Days by David Welch
My driveway is packed with the cars
of friends and family,
chips put out, and the little ones
are running joyously.

A cooler filled up with bag ice
keeps cold...

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Categories: celebration, family, food, fun,

Premium MemberSchool Shooting In Texas by carlos trevino
  Another shooting
more innocent children dead
  guns for everyone
more families left grieving
  NRA now lobbying...

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Categories: family, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Fields of Silence by Eugene Harvey
‘Silence’ is their interim address
Where time like a river yet flows
Terrestrial dust returns once again
To the place whence all life grows,

Resting quietly in Death’s garden...

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Categories: celebration, death, family, funeral,