Día de Muertos – Remembering a Family Member

Someone in my family who passed away was my <uncle, grandma, mom, dad, brother, sister, cousin…> who died <when did this person pass?>. He was a <3-5 descriptive adjectives> person who will be missed by <specifically who in this person’s family, friends, and/or strangers from the community>. <S/he/they> was a person who was always <describe something this person was always doing or somewhere s/he/they tended to go >.

<S/he/they> <was/were> in <his/her> <teens, twenties, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s …etc.> when <he/she/they> died. <He/She/They> appreciated life even <describe something that this person overcame or persisted through>. <He/She/They> <was/were> always <what feeling was this person mostly associated with?> and <he/she/they> <was/were> that way since <when do you first remember him/her/them this way?>. <Describe a difficult thing that happened to this person when he/she/they were/was young.> but <he/she/they> <describe how he/she/they overcame this difficulty.>

I am <a word describing your feeling about his/her/their passing> that <he/she/they> <is/are> gone and I <describe one of your last or best memories with this person>. <Write two or three more sentences about that time with this person and why it meant a lot to you.> <Finish with a strong sentence or two that says how this person has influenced your life.>

Comment display has been disabled on this doc.

Youth Voices is an open publishing and social networking platform for youth. The site is organized by teachers with support from the National Writing Project. Opinions expressed by writers are their own.  See more About Youth VoicesTerms of ServicePrivacy Policy.All work on Youth Voices is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

CONTACT US

Email allisonpr@gmail.com Call or Text 917-612-3006

Sending
Missions on Youth Voices

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account