Our collection of the best poems for funerals can help you cope with the loss of a loved one.
Whether you're looking for a poem to read at a funeral or if you're looking for words of encouragement to help you cope, funeral poems are a necessary part of the healing process.
Sadly, I've endured the losses of many relatives and friends for so many sad reasons.
Reading sad poetry is one way to help recognize the pain of loss.
Sharing your own sad funeral poems is another.
The sad poem below is one that I wrote for a memory box for my Uncle after his passing.
I hope that my words bring peace to your heart and mind in the same way that they've helped me.
David Bohmiller, 11/28/2010
If There's Anything I Can Do... - Learn how to help a friend or family member who has suffered a loss.
You'll be introduced to ways to listen better, how to help without causing offense or hurt, and even how to help children and teenagers cope with death.
Most importantly, you'll be reminded that it's the little things in life that bring the greatest sense of peace.
Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep... - This popular ebook is a compilation of poems, quotes, and readings appropriate for wakes, funerals, and memorial services.
Often we are looking for the right things to say or the perfect words to express our love for the deceased or our compassion for the bereaved. You'll find your inspiration here.
You're invited to add a page to our website by posting your own poems below. We're looking forward to reading your submissions!
Do you have a sad funeral poem? Something in remembrance of a loved one? Share it here!