henry scott holland - death is nothing at all. This was a reading at my partner's funeral because it was something he requested out of the blue a couple of months before his sudden death.
Dad's need to know
One at Rest. A collection of non-religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs
A Version of Mary Frye's "Do Not Stand at My Grave" poem. This link tells the background: http://www.businessballs.com/donotstandatmygraveandweep.htm
....it never hurts less to lose someone so special. It's more difficult losing someone as an adult. I have to continue on as if everything is ok. When really all I want, is permission to fall apart for just a moment.
Look For Me In Rainbows the poem I read at my Granddad's funeral
This was on my grandfather's prayer card at his funeral. Weird having it pop up on here.
Memorial Card Quotes For Funerals
She is Gone - read at my mum's funeral and re-read by me nearly every day. Helps as I remember both my parents, both gone...
A Silent Tear - Author Unknown. A collection of religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs