Best Funeral Songs for Mom

Beyond tradition and culture, music brings us together and can communicate what can’t be said by words. While we generally think of music as entertainment, it helps us relate and interact with our feelings without having to utter a word. Having a parent pass away is incredibly hard to process and comprehend. Since music enables us to channel our sorrow, we’re putting together a list of funeral songs for mom, for meaningful service. 

No matter what you’re searching for, many songs can make you think about your mom. Try to pick pieces that are special and personal, but you can also choose songs that your mother used to enjoy.

Funeral Caring USA’s Playlist to Remember Mom

  1. 10,000 Miles by Mary Chapin Carpenter
  2. There You’ll Be by Faith Hill
  3. The Best Day by Taylor Swift
  4. Coat of Many Colours by Dolly Parton
  5. Mama Liked the Roses by Elvis Presley
  6. Slipping Through My Fingers by ABBA
  7. A Song for Mama by Boyz II Men
  8. You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban
  9. On Angel’s Wings by Karen Taylor Wood
  10. Wind Beneath My Wings by Bette Middler
  11. One More Day by Diamond Rio
  12. In the Arms of an Angel by Sarah McLachlan
  13. All Things Bright and Beautiful
  14. One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey
  15. Somewhere Over the Rainbow by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
  16. I Can Only Imagine by Mercy Me
  17. I Will Always Love You by Dolly Parton
  18. Like a River by Carley Simon
  19. Send Me a Song by Celtic Woman
  20. Mama’s Song by Carrie Underwood
  21. All My Tears by Selah
  22. Mama by Il Divo 
  23. Goodbye’s the Saddest Word by Celine Dion
  24. Unforgettable by Nat King Cole
  25. When I’m Gone by Joey+Rory
  26. I’ll Always Love My Mamma by The Intruders
  27. Supermarket Flowers by Ed Sheeran
  28. Spirit in the Sky by Norman Greenbaum
  29. Halo by Beyonce
  30. The Best by Tina Turner