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On this page, listen to a comprehensive list of funeral songs, and view their lyrics.

Did you know that these tokens of remembrance are popular at memorial services?

Glass Heart Pocket Charms
Glass Heart Charms
Angel Pocket Charms
Angel Pewter Pocket Charms
Blessing rings
Blessing Rings

Place these charms on the table at the service for guests to take. When they come upon the charms later, in their purse or pocket, they will be reminded of their loved one.

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Funeral Songs and Memorial Songs

Listen to funeral songs that may add a special touch to the life celebration/memorial service that you are planning. Thanks to all who have added their favorite memorial songs and funeral songs to our original list.

Memorial song pages contain lyrics and a player so you can hear a sample of the song. We also have a collection of Country funeral songs.

We've marked the songs that are most often downloaded with Check.

Select song name to see lyrics and hear a sample:

More Resources:
Funeral poems and verses
Funeral country songs
Memorial gifts and favors
How to personalize a memorial
How to scatter ashes
How to write a funeral eulogy
Five ideas to personalize a service
Top 10 most popular funeral gifts
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"Amazing Grace" (Elvis Presley) Check
"Amazing Grace" (Susan Boyle)
"Angel” (Sarah McLachalan) Check
"Angels Among Us" (Alabama) Check
"As Long As I Can See the Light" (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
"Ave Maria”, (Perry Como)
"Baby Mine” (Bette Midler)
"Because You Loved Me" (Celine Dion) Check
"Beyond the Sea" (Bobby Darin)
"Better Days" (Dianne Reeves) - A song for Grandma
"Blessed" (Elton John) Check
"Borrowed Angels (Kristin Chenoweth)

Memorial Products:

Tree Seedlings

Forget-Me-Not Seed Favor

Personalized Butterfly Bookmarks

Top 10 Most Popular Funeral Items

"Bright Eyes” (Art Garfunkel)
"Butterfly" (Mariah Carey)
"Bye, Bye (Mariah Carey)
"Candle in the Wind (Elton John)
"Change The World" (Eric Clapton)
"Circle Of Life" (Elton John, from The Lion King)
"Close to You" (The Carpenters)
"Con Te Partiro/”Time to Say Goodbye " (Andrea Bocelli and Sarah Brightman)
"Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me” (Elton John)
"Evergreen" (Barbra Streisand)
"Everything I Own" (Bread)
"Father and Son" (Cat Stevens)
"Fire and Rain" (James Taylor)
"Fields of Gold" (Eva Cassidy) - a promising singer who died young
"Fly” (Celine Dion) Check
"Have I Told You Lately" (Rod Stewart or Van Morrison)
"Hallelujah" (Jeff Buckley)
"Hero" (Mariah Carey)
"Home" Daughtry
"How Far is Heaven" (Los Lonely Boys)
"I Am Your Child" (Barry Manilow)
"I Can See Clearly Now" (Johnny Nash)
"I'll Be Missing You" (P. Diddy, Faith Evans)
"I Will Always Love You" (Dolly Parton or Whitney Houston)
"I Will Remember You" (Sarah McLachalan)
"If" (Bread)
"If I Could Be Where You Are" (Enya)
"I'll Remember" (Madonna)

"I'll Remember April" (Frank Sinatra)
"I'll Remember You" (Atlantic Starr)
"Imagine" (John Lennon)
"In My Life" (The Beatles)
"Keep me in Your Heart for Awhile" (Warren Zevon) - he wrote it before he died of cancer
"Knocking on Heaven's Door" (Bob Dylan)
"Last Kiss" (Pearl Jam)
- Lost a loved one in a car accident
"Lean on Me" (Bill Withers)

"Let There Be Peace on Earth" (Jill Jackson and Sy Miller)
"Life Is A Highway (Tom Cochrane)
"Longer" (Dan Fogelberg)
"Memories” (Elvis Presley) Check
"Memory" (Barbra Streisand)
"My Immortal" (Evanescence)
"My Way" (Frank Sinatra) Check
"One Sweet Day" (Mariah Carey (featuring Boyz II Men)
"Only the Good Die Young (Billy Joel)

Sideways heart pendant urnLoved locket necklace
Memorial Jewelry

We have a nice selection of memorial jewelry. Many of them can be personalized with your loved one's name. There are also pieces that are miniature urns, and can hold a small amount of ashes. Sideways heart pendant urn, Loved locket necklace


"Over The Rainbow" (Judy Garland, from Wizard Of Oz)

"Place in This World" (Michael W. Smith)
"Run to Paradise" (Choirboys)
"Seasons in the Sun" (Terry Jacks)
"She's Got A Way" (Billy Joel)
"Shine Your Light (Robbie Robertson)
Tribute to Firemen
"Smile" (Natalie Cole) Chosen by a viewer for her own celebration of life

"Simply the Best" (Tina Turner)
"So Far Away" (Carole King)
"Softly as I Leave You" (Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams)
"Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World (Isreal Kamamawiwo'ole) Check
"Stairway to Heaven" Led Zeppelin
"Stand by Me" (Ben E. King)
"Standing Right Next To Me" (Karla Bonoff)
"Sunshine on My Shoulders" (John Denver)
"Tears in Heaven” (Eric Clapton) Check
"Tenderly Calling" (John Denver)
"The Rose" (Bette Midler) Check
"The Way We Were" (Barbra Streisand)
"To Where You Are" (Josh Groban)

Plantable Memorial Cards:

We have several styles of plantable memorial cards which can serve as an everlasting reminder of your loved one. Watch this video for an overview of the different cards and the options.

These plantable seed cards can be personalized and distributed to friends and family. View plantable cards

"Unforgettable" (Nat King Cole/Natalie Cole) Check
"Up Where We Belong" (Joe Cocker, Jennifer Warnes)
"Wayfaring Stranger" (Johnny Cash)
"What A Wonderful World" (Louis Armstrong) Check
"Wildflower" (Color Me Badd)
"Wind Beneath My Wings" (Bette Midler) Check
"Wish You Were Here" (Pink Floyd)
"Wishing You Were Here" (Chicago)
"What Matters Most" (Kenny Rankin)
"You Are So Beautiful To Me" (Joe Cocker)
"You Are The Sunshine of My Life" (Stevie Wonder)
"You'll be in my Heart (Phil Collins) Check
"You're the First, the Last, My Everything" (Barry White)
"You're the Inspiration" (Chicago)
"You've Got a Friend" (James Taylor)

Check = Most popular songs

Country funeral and memorial songs

Religious Song/Christian Rock
"Dancing with the Angels" (Monk and Neagel) Check
"Healing" (Deniece Williams)
"How Great Thou Art" (Susan Boyle)

"My New Life Has Begun" (Ralph Funaro)

"Save a Place for Me" (Matthew West) Check
"Smiling Down" (Pillar)

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Personalized Candle and Bud Vase Looking for an item to help you personalize the life celebration? Check out this personalized floating candle.

This candle and bud vase is engraved with your loved ones name. Light the candle at the service and put a flower in the engraved bud base. On special dates, light the candle and put your loved ones favorite flower in the vase in their memory. More personalized memorial gifts

Have you found these ideas helpful? Check out this book with everything you need to create a personalized memorial service. It will ship the same day it is ordered for quick delivery, or better yet, download it and get all the great ideas right now.
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More Memorial Ideas

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IDEA - Download your loved ones favorite songs from iTunes for about .99 each. Burn a CD and make copies and distribute the CDs at the memorial service. You will want to label the CD, for example, "John Smith's Favorite Songs".