I Miss You Dad Poem

I Miss You Dad Poem

You never said “I’m leaving”
You never said “goodbye”
You were gone before I knew it,
And only God knew why.

There are no words to tell you
Just what I feel inside
The shock, the hurt, the anger
Might gradually subside

A million times I’ll need you
A million times I’ll cry
If Love alone could have saved you
You never would have died

In Life I loved you dearly
In death I love you still
In my heart you hold a place
That no one could ever fill

It broke my heart to lose you
But you didn’t go alone
For part of me went with you
The day God took you home

Things will never be the same
And all though it hurts so bad
I will smile whenever I hear your name
And be proud you were my Dad.

68 thoughts on “I Miss You Dad Poem”

  1. I just lost my father this past weekend, this week is a sad week but the funeral arrangements have to be made.
    This poem is beautiful and with your permission, we would like to have it read at the service, as it is going to be an extremely emotional time for the whole family, it will be read by a close family friend.
    Your words are beautiful.
    Thank You.

  2. This Xmas it ducks I miss my dad so much we lost him on January 13 2013 it don’t seem that long ….but I miss u dad,

  3. This poem is so good it is kinds like the one we did at my dads furnal. I wish u was here its like a part is missing

  4. Thank you for the special poem, I have been constantly thinking of my dad during these holiday and how my truly miss him!

    Thanks for the kinds words in the poem.

  5. What a beautiful poem. I lost my dad 2 weeks ago tomorrow. I still can’t believe he is no longer here.

  6. Awesome. Really miss my dad a lot. really need him. but…… now I’m dad u must see it dad whoever u r. wish u could hold my daughter, your grand daughter n give love to her

  7. I loved the poem. I want to use it for my niece and nephew. I adopted them after their father was murdered. Thank you.

  8. My dad has been gone 20+ yrs. This poem says it all if you’ve lost a dad.
    He’ll always be loved and missed.

  9. My dad passed today! I found this poem and I cried ! Thank you to whom ever wrote this! It says it all!

  10. I miss my dad, he has started his journey to heaven about 2 days ago.he passed fro cancer ,it was so much pain to see him suffering the big pain.and hes only 63 when he left,iam just 27,this all just happened so sudden so early. sigh.
    anyway hes in heaven now and no more pain.
    i just miss my dad so dearly,hes my everything, my life has no meaning without him, I am just so lonely and sad now
    God please, let me meet him again please
    :(

  11. This beautiful poem & the comments that followed, brought back a volume of tears flowing from my dry eyes. I am 57 & I lost my dad on 7th July, 2000. I remembered him & the continuous tears that I lost then, which were uncontrolable then for over a week. I am sure he is already enjoying his eternal bliss, in his most peaceful state. May Providence grant eternal rest to all departed dads & peace on earth to all their offsprings.

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