60+ Loving Quotes for the Anniversary of a Mother's Death

These quotes of love and longing capture the emotions you feel on the anniversary of your mom's death.

Updated May 21, 2024
Mom and daugther hugging

A mom's death leaves a hole in her children's lives, no matter how old they are when she dies. Reading these quotes on the anniversary of the death of your mother can bring comfort. The sentiments they offer will remind you of the special love you shared with your mom.

Quotes for the Anniversary of a Mother's Death

My mom was my best friend, and I'm lost without her.

The anniversary of your mom's death can be a painful date, but these quotes can provide comfort. Remembering how much your mom meant to you and celebrating her life may bring you peace during a difficult time.

  • Mom, you always supported me, and I still feel you with me now.
  • My mom stood up for me when I needed her, and I carry that strength with me after her death.
  • Mom, I will forever hold your many acts of love in my heart.
  • Mom, you always had my back, no matter what the circumstances. I miss you.
  • Mom, you were always such a kind and gentle soul, but strong as steel and so very bold.
  • Mom, I miss hearing your laughter whenever I tell a joke.
  • Mom, your love for all of us made every day brighter.
  • Mom, I know how much you sacrificed for us every day of your life.
  • I miss everything about you, Mom, every day!
  • I still don't know how to live without you, Mom.
  • Mom, you left a big hole in my life, but I carry on each day, knowing you're still watching over me.
  • So many times each day, I think, I need to tell Mom about this. I hope you hear me when I do.
  • Many times, I see or read something and reach for my phone to call you.
  • I miss you every second of every day, Mom.
  • My mom was my best friend, and I'm lost without her.
  • Mom, you were a wonderful role model, and I only hope my daughter feels the same way about me.
  • Mom, you celebrated every day with great passion!
  • Mom, you took us along for the ride into your creative world and now that you're gone, we're lost without you.
  • I miss you, Mom, but I smile knowing you're in heaven.
  • It comforts me to imagine my mom surrounded by all our pets, sitting on a porch in heaven, overlooking a lake.

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Messages of Remembrance for Your Mom on Her Death Anniversary

When I am sad that you're gone, Mom, I think of you among the angels.

Sometimes you just want to send a message to your mom. A remembrance message on the anniversary of her death is an appropriate time to express your feelings and honor her memory.

  • My heart is filled with love whenever I think of you, Mom.
  • Mom, my daily prayer is to see you again someday.
  • You were the best friend I've ever had, Mom.
  • When I am sad that you're gone, Mom, I think of you among the angels. 
  • I hope when I die that my children still remember and love me the way I do you.
  • Sometimes, I feel you near me, Mom, and can almost hear those words I long to hear, "I love you."
  • Thank you, Mom, for being such a positive force in my life. I miss you.
  • Mom, I miss our long discussions, our shopping trips, and giggling over silly memes.
  • Mom, I still have your last texts and read them every day to feel close to you.
  • Your death affected me in ways I didn't expect, Mom, but the years we had together impacted me the most.
  • When you died, Mom, I felt the world crumble beneath my feet. I may never walk on solid ground again, but I will walk, and I will move forward because of the love and strength you showed me throughout my life.

Quotes That Remember Mom's Love on the Anniversary of Her Death

Even though I can no longer hold you in my arms, I still hold you in my heart.

The bonds between mother and child transcend death. These quotes can serve as a reminder of the love you shared.

  • Mom, today, your love whispers in the wind and surrounds me with peace.
  • When my mom died, she became my angel in heaven.
  • You may not be here with me, Mom, but I feel your presence always.
  • Another year has passed with my Mom as my guardian angel.
  • Today I woke knowing it has been another year since you died. Last night I dreamed you were still with me.
  • It brings me comfort knowing that although another year has passed since your death, someday I will see you again. 
  • Mom, tonight, on the anniversary of your death, I will meet you in my dreams.
  • Even though I can no longer hold you in my arms, I still hold you in my heart. 
  • Today, I remember the warmth of your embrace and the love that still lights my way, even though you are gone.
  • Today, the sound of your laughter fills my heart, and I feel peace knowing you're happy in heaven.
  • Today marks another year since your passing, but I still feel your love as if you were here.
  • Year after year, your spirit lives on in me, Mom.
  • Even though I feel your absence deeply today, the memory of your love uplifts me.

Short Prayers for the Anniversary of a Mom's Death

Grant me comfort and peace on this anniversary of my mom’s passing.

Sometimes, a simple, short prayer on the anniversary of your mom's death can bring comfort to a grieving heart. Prayers with a hopeful message can provide peace on a day that's filled with sadness.

  • May God continue to watch over you and shower you with blessings, Mom.
  • God, in His mercy, gave me the best mom, and I'm grateful for the time I had you.
  • Thank you, God, for letting me have such a loving and caring mother.
  • Grant me comfort and peace on this anniversary of my mom's passing.
  • Please let my family feel your love, oh Lord, and find solace that our beloved mother is with you.
  • I pray for the ache in my heart to be replaced by your divine love, oh God.
  • May God give my siblings and me comfort in our sorrow over the loss of our mother.
  • May God show me the way to acceptance of your passing, Mom, and fill my heart with His love.
  • I pray for the soul of my dear mother and that you keep her safe in heaven.
  • Please carry my love to my mother on the wings of your angels.
  • Please take away the sorrow pounding with each heartbeat and replace it with the joy of Your love.
  • Hear my prayer and comfort this child grieving and longing for her mother.
  • My tears fall upon my mother's grave. Please grant me your grace so I can face a life without her love.
  • Steel me, oh God, against the wave of sadness whenever I think of my mother, and fill me with the joy of knowing she resides with You in heaven.
  • I pray to Thee that my mom enjoys a new life in heaven.
  • It is through Jesus that my mom now lives in heaven and is at peace, suffering no more.
  • I watched my mother suffer and die, dear God. I know that she now makes her home with You and is happy in heaven.
  • Dear God, please let my mom know I love her and that I'm happy she is living among your angels.
  • Dear Lord, please continue to bless my mother in heaven and bestow your grace to us, her children, who miss her every day.
  • God, please take care of my mother, who is also my best friend. I miss her dearly every day and my love for her never fades.

Quotes About a Loving Mom on the Anniversary of Her Death

Death anniversaries can be tough, especially when it's your mom. But these quotes can help you remember the legacy of love she left behind that will be with you for the rest of your life. 

60+ Loving Quotes for the Anniversary of a Mother's Death