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Six uplifting poems about death that celebrate life
Funeral poems or memorial verses are a common part of a funeral service. Be inspired with these 10 beautiful poems for funerals, or browse a collection of funeral poems for more ideas. I am a thousand winds that blow. I am the diamond glint on snow. This uplifting bereavement poem was written by Mary Elizabeth Frye in the s. It declares that the people you love are not gone, they are all around you.
A life well lived is a precious gift. Of hope and strength and grace, From someone who has made our world. A brighter, better place. It's filled with moments.
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Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep - Mary Elizabeth Frye
Laughter, as well as tears, can be a meaningful part of a celebration of life ceremony and a funny funeral poem could be the perfect way to express how much someone meant to you. If you are hoping to include upbeat notes to a celebration of life funeral reading or speech, then you may find a warm and humorous verse to be fitting— and reassuring. This selection of 10 celebration of life poems includes verses with an upbeat and positive outlook, express a few down-to-earth viewpoints and include some funny funeral poems, too. Funeral poet Michael Ashby writes verses for celebrations of life and other significant life occasions. Actress and comedian Joyce Grenfell was famous for her sparkling comic monologues.