Funeral Poems | Poetry About Funerals

Funeral Poems. Below are examples of all types of poems for funerals. This list of funeral poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. These beautiful, moving, and comforting poems for memorial services and funerals have the words that most of us do not have at these difficult times. Read them as a eulogy or include in an obituary. However, these funeral poems are not just for funeral services; they can merely be a way for poets to celebrate life or deal with the emotions of when a loved one dies. Read short, long, best, famous, and contemporary examples of funeral poetry. 


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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Funeral at Arlington Bleak Willow Verse funeral,
This body of mine Ubong Kingsley Elegy funeral,
Premium Member Poem THE MAN TJ Silba Free verse funeral, bereavement, death of a
Boot Hill Rico Leffanta Limerick culture, death, endurance, funeral,
Premium Member Poem HOME IS WHERE THEY SHOULD LOVE YOU Vickie Thayer Lyric anger, boyfriend, funeral, hurt,
Yada Yada Time For A Nap Richard Alan Wise Ballad funeral, funny, i love
Last Man Standing Dave Timperley Rhyme angst, family, funeral, sad,
Rest in Piece Poetic Flame Limerick fun, funeral, funny,
Premium Member Poem My Tragic Unforeseen Death John Gondolf Sonnet bereavement, death, funeral, sad,
Fields of Silence Eugene Harvey Rhyme celebration, death, family, funeral,
Premium Member Poem I Laugh When I'm Nervous Caren Krutsinger Dramatic Monologue cancer, funeral, heaven, sick,
The Funeral Timothy McGuire Rhyme death, funeral,
Premium Member Poem BECAUSE I'M IN HEAVEN WITH GOD TODAY jack cooper Rhyme bereavement, family, funeral, god,
The Willow and The Widow Lena Marshburn Rhyme daughter, fate, fear, funeral,
a stray tear doth adieu occasionally shed matthew harris Epitaph funeral, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Premium Member Poem SEWING MACHINE JEAN MURRAY Narrative appreciation, farewell, funeral, granddaughter,
How Do You Give Away A Life roger turner Rhyme funeral, cry, death, family, feelings,
Burning Witches Alexa Rose Lyric funeral, abuse, anger, change, freedom,
Premium Member Poem Beggar's End Lisle Ryder Quatrain death, funeral, grave, religious,
Wrong time, wrong place Anna Greene I do not know? baby, bereavement, death, funeral,
Premium Member Poem POETIC JUSTICE Curtis Moorman Limerick funeral, funny,
Premium Member Poem Soar Now TJ Silba Free verse funeral, bereavement, christian, death, emotions,
Hairy John Bertin Lyric drug, funeral, hair, war,
Premium Member Poem After All Lisle Ryder Sonnet christian, funeral, heaven, judgement,
Papers Shihabudheen Kumbidi Free verse earth day, flower, funeral,
We Can't Go Back Bhavini Chohan I do not know? funeral, abuse, anger, angst, betrayal,
Basement Manya Saxena Blank verse funeral, absence, dark, death, depression,
Premium Member Poem Obituary of a moth Charlie Knowlton Light Verse funeral, boxing day , death of
Premium Member Poem My Kubla Kahn Funeral Please Caren Krutsinger Free verse emotions, funeral, happy, how
Premium Member Poem Dedication to Stacie Naea Seufale Mary Jane Randall Burlesque funeral, angel, best friend, courage,
Premium Member Poem A Firefighter's Funeral ilene bauer Rhyme funeral,
Premium Member Poem In Burlap Did He Laugh: Hexsonnetta Dale Gregory Cozart Sonnet funeral, memory,
Grace Shuffle Haunted Mark Miller Free verse discrimination, funeral, grave,
Premium Member Poem I am close K. T. Pearson Epitaph courage, death, devotion, funeral,
Premium Member Poem Being Psychic Helps Caren Krutsinger Free verse funeral, death, death of a
Premium Member Poem Silly with Anger Caren Krutsinger Haiku funeral, bereavement, death, death of
Passing On Tom Cook Prose Poetry funeral, heaven, spiritual, spring,
Somebody Check Keith Dovoric Verse funeral, betrayal, corruption, courage, death,
A Tribute to Eleanor Rigby Migdalia Torres Ballad funeral, bullying, clothes, conflict, culture,
UnSpoken Hero Migdalia Torres Narrative america, betrayal, care, funeral,
Allow me to confess Amanda Masango ABC crush, forgiveness, friendship, funeral,
Mortuary Jingle Jessica Amanda Salmonson Lyric death, eulogy, food, funeral,
Paying Our Dues Dave Timperley Rhyme funeral,
Don't Come to My Funeral Jali the Bard Quatrain funeral, betrayal, cousin, death, family,
Premium Member Poem Snowstorms Susan Gentry Haiku change, crush, funeral, imagery,
Funeral Josette Key Free verse funeral, death of a friend,
Premium Member Poem Everyone Dies arthur vaso Monoku funeral, angst, death, death of
The Hollow tree John Beam Rhyme funeral, bereavement, death, desire, father
Fortunately Daniel Hunter I do not know? age, funeral, humorous,
We will Reunite Himanshi Singh Chandel Narrative deep, emotions, family, funeral,
Premium Member Poem DEAR GRAND DAD Line Gauthier Free verse death, devotion, funeral, goodbye,
Premium Member Poem OH DEAR, WHAT CAN THE MATTER BE Curtis Moorman Rhyme age, funeral, funny, perspective,
Memorial of Candy Florence McMillian Narrative family, children, funeral, growing
Premium Member Poem The Rest Maureen McGreavy Haiku funeral, introspection,
Voice for the people Blic Echols Rhyme funeral, anti bullying, conflict, emotions,
Snow white John Beam Haiku clothes, color, funeral, mystery,
A Weeping Willow Mourns John Beam Rhyme bereavement, culture, death, funeral,
I Love You To The Moon Wanda Bellmer Verse funeral, angel, baby, child, death,
Living Day To Day robin davis Rhyme bereavement, death, funeral, grave,
All I see is pain shawna horsley Light Verse funeral, death, death of a
Premium Member Poem Unbearable Paul Richard Lamoureux Limerick funeral, snow,
Premium Member Poem Monoku 1229 Rick Parise Monoku funeral, hurt, loss, love,
Time Raymond Johns Verse funeral, absence, anniversary, appreciation, birth,
PAIN Devon Davis Lyric absence, anger, emotions, funeral,
Tic Tock Lynward McKee Rhyme funeral, bereavement, caregiving, dad, death,
The Exorcism Of G-Bad pt4 CC Browning Rhyme funeral, anger, bereavement, brother, cancer,
Viking Funeral David Welch Light Verse celebration, death, fun, funeral,
SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL RAMPAGE December 14 2012 prayer part one matthew harris Ode dark, devotion, emotions, funeral,
Gift of Memories M.P. Shaudd Lyric funeral, death, for her, for
Premium Member Poem Saints and Angels arthur vaso Free verse art, beautiful, bible, funeral,
Premium Member Poem - Secret Address - Sunshine Smile Verse blessing, death, friendship, funeral,
Premium Member Poem RAINBOW'S END JAN ALLISON Senryu funeral, rainbow,
The Dark Feeling Paolo Mangubat Rhyme funeral, death, death of a
Unaccustomed as I am to rising from the grave in public Julian Scutts Concrete appreciation, bereavement, funeral,
Premium Member Poem Lady in White arthur vaso Quatrain funeral, anxiety, art, deep, fear,
Premium Member Poem A brand new funeral home Lewis Raynes Quatrain funeral, funny, perspective,
O foolish tree Julian Scutts Elegy appreciation, assonance, bereavement, funeral,
Can't Believe It Stewart Watkins Elegy funeral, bereavement, blue, death, emotions,
Premium Member Poem So Sad James Study Limerick death, funeral, life, sympathy,
Premium Member Poem A Beautiful Caress ver 2 arthur vaso Free verse funeral, art, autumn, dark, death,
Prolonged Life Keith Dovoric Couplet age, fear, funeral, funny,
Premium Member Poem ONE STONE COLD HEART JAN ALLISON Free verse confusion, family, father, funeral,
See You Again mummy ELCANA OTEKI Elegy depression, emotions, endurance, funeral,
RIP Kiwi Elizabeth Wilkin Rhyme funeral, absence, bereavement, dad, family,
Counting On You Keith Murphy Couplet absence, bereavement, death, funeral,
Service of Song Abimbola Mosobalaje Davis Ballad character, death, farewell, funeral,
Through a Child's Eyes John Michaels Nonet death, funeral, grave, grief,
Halloween scare Betsy Jos Free verse dark, death, fear, funeral,
Famadihana --- Dancing with the Dead Suzette Richards Couplet culture, funeral, funny, halloween,
If There Was Holes In The Floor To Heaven Blic Echols Rhyme funeral, beautiful, death of a
Immortality Edward Schmitz Rhyme funeral, death, encouraging, eulogy, farewell,
Premium Member Poem Inhaling the Sea craig cornish Blank verse funeral, lost,
My friend once got into a crematorium Alex Klugman Quatrain anti bullying, friend, funeral,
You Rest in Peace Pintu Mahakul Acrostic appreciation, death, funeral, social,
ASABA MASACRE NIGERIA CIVIL WAR ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL Classicism funeral, death, death of a
Premium Member Poem The hope of the living Sandison Jumbo Quatrain death, funeral, giving, grave,
Premium Member Poem Uncle Arthur's Final Farewell Kevin Shaw Rhyme appreciation, death, funeral, obituary,
Rest In Peace Marlon Malcolm Rhyme funeral, cry, death, death of
Death Danielle Brooks Blank verse funeral, addiction, conflict, cry, death,
Still Dizzy after Our Fall Henrique Oliveira Free verse death, deep, depression, funeral,