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Uncle Funeral Poems

These Uncle Funeral poems are examples of Funeral poems about Uncle. These are the best examples of Funeral Uncle poems written by international poets.


Heaven's Light: A Loving Memory of my Uncle, Paul Murray
Heaven’s light shines brighter today
And its gates are opened extra wide
They’re preparing for another angel
To be seated by God’s side.
The trumpets blow louder
And the angel’s...

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Categories: angel, farewell, funeral, god,



Premium Member Uncle Joe
Uncle Joe 

Here lies my old Uncle Joe.
We sure weren’t sad to see him go.
He ripped off everyone he met.
Now his poor wife must pay...

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Categories: death, funeral, giggle, humor,

The Funeral
He sprinkled holy water
In my Uncle Aaron’s grave.
That isn’t how a rabbi
Would most typically behave.

But nondenominational’s
The cemetery’s claim.
Perhaps he wanted to appease
The mourners who all...

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Categories: funeral,

Premium Member Caleb
9/23/1989 - 1/09/2009

Grief dropped like a huge guillotine
 on the world of me, my daughter and wife.
My son Caleb was only nineteen,
 when too soon...

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Categories: death, father son, funeral,

SEWING MACHINE
Sewing machine, long idle, gathered dust
in Grandma's loft I found, the week after we
laid her to rest next to her slain husband.
He was only twenty...

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Categories: appreciation, farewell, funeral, granddaughter,



Unaccustomed as I am to rising from the grave in public
                        ...

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Categories: appreciation, bereavement, funeral,

Premium Member Uncle Arthur's Final Farewell
Uncle Arthur's Final Farewell

The Service was well attended,
As we bid our final farewells.
Reverend Peters made the address
and thanked him for ringing the bells.

Not once did...

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© Kevin Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation, death, funeral, obituary,

A Christmas Funeral
I had to cry on the inside,
As aunty laid spread on the Kitchen floor weeping.
She somewhat gathered herself and stood sobbing,
“They shot him” were words...

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Categories: funeral, loss, drug, , Lullaby,

THE ONE IN THE LAVENDER DRESS
She looked peaceful in her lavender dress-
as I suppose she was. Eyes closed as if lost
in childhood dreams, small hands folded across her chest.
Her glasses...

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© Dana Young  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: funeral, anger, bereavement, death, emotions,

Oil Paintings-3
One Big Cracker

Dear God,
I don't know what to write you
I wrote many lines and then scribbled
I know you like neat and tidy things
I have been...

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Categories: funeral, death, father son, flower,

James Best - Part 3
When you were dead in Firecreek, it looked real.
That was brilliant acting and it took a lot of skill.
But sadly, now you're also dead in...

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Categories: funeral, celebrity, death, dedication, farewell,

A letter to Snead
What up cousin, know we haven't spoke in awhile. Ain't shit change, still 
serving these hoes with a smile. We don't get to talk anymore...

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Categories: funeral,

Twist In Time
 As I stand here in front of my closet , starring in to the space...
I wonder which black dress to choose, and how I...

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© kj force  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: funeral, autumn, bereavement, death, feelings,

A Twist in Time
As I stand here in front of my closet , starring in to the space...
I wonder which black dress to choose, and how I am...

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© kj force  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, funeral, grave, november,

Losing something important
This raggedy pew has, I’m sure, seen many breakdowns and pleas. I grip it with both hands and stare at the stained red plush carpet...

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© Cat Way  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: funeral, me, old, blue,

A Kiss- part 1 due to length
All of our lives changed for good.
We’d all change it if we could.
We’d all bring back Clay,
For just another day.
Oh, all the things we would...

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Categories: funeral, daughter, death, dedication, father,

Battle of Manila
My great, great, Uncle who fought in the
 Spanish-American War, although this was 
long before my time I was proud, my hero…

As told to me,...

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Categories: death, family, funeral, history,

The Day My Uncle Died


The Day My Uncle Died...

I was thinking about the smile on my uncle’s face….
This was a before he would “leave this place."

I'll never forget the...

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Categories: funeral, death, dedication, depression, devotion,

Mourners
Do not mourn me, farewell to
 all from your father, mother, sister, 
brother, friend, aunt, uncle and all…

Our father Christ has called, 
so mourn me...

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Categories: funeral, me, home, home,

The Chosen One
He once was among us
as loving as could be
always helpful to others
Never letting us see
See the pain behind the smile
of a once handsome man
A great...

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© Jamie Yost  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: depression, family, funeral, loss,