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Family Death Poems - Poems about Family Death

Family Death Poems - Examples of all types of poems about family death to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for family death.

Oh Mum
Oh Mum: Oh mum I’m so sorry I have to send this to you You never wanted me to go, but I am not one of the few Oh mum, remember when you kissed away my pain I...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, family, death, me, war,
Form: Quatrain

Goodbye, My Love -Part I
I want to right, all the wrongs that make u cry, I want to fight for u against the racing time I don't want to lose, not until I try And I know u won't give up too,...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, death, dedication, depression, devotion,
Form: Ode
When All Was Said and Done
When all was said and done, Who was there? A gleaming friend in the nights of sorrow And in the depths of despair? Did you know what you were doing As you took each sip? Did you know what you...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, angst, death, depression, family,
Form: Rhyme
Banshee Crow
At first I thought it was the gales That howled into the night, But then the banshee's keening wails Broke all the glass in sight I hopped from bed up to the sill To see what I could see I saw...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, death, family, death, death,
Form: Ballad
My Death Wish
My death wish Death may come faster Than I expected, Family, I know I am nothing but a burden, I can see it in your eyes. Please stay away from my funeral With your vial tongues Your insane minds and your want for attention. When...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, confusion, death, depression, family,
Form: Free verse

In An Unknown Grave He Lies
This is about a man whose name is Jesse Born In Kansas and raised in Missouri Was called to fight for his beloved country And assigned to defend an outlying territory Jesse fought as hard as any...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, death, family, death, heart,
Form: Elegy
Death derives from destruction, And cannot occur without proper instruction, It scares us all in many ways, Happening everyday during 365 days, Naturally you feel no pain, Making your friends and family go insane, It's like a flower...Read the rest...
Categories: family death, death, life, death, family,
Form: I do not know?

Book: Shattered Sighs