How to use predecease in a sentence
Bridges was predeceased by two of her children, including a son who was fatally shot.Lucille Bridges, who stood by daughter Ruby through school desegregation, dies at 86|Emily Langer|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
He was a widower whose only son had already predeceased him.
The six children of the Reverend Patrick Brontë, all of whom predeceased him, two of them writers of genius.Robert Gottlieb’s Book Bag: Five Great Literary Subjects|Robert Gottlieb|November 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Almost all his old friends predeceased him, and he found himself thrown entirely on the society of his own family.The Book-Hunter|John Hill Burton
In 1593 he married the wealthy Sophia Mielecka, by whom he had one son who predeceased him.
Humphrey Noye had two sons, but both predeceased him and died without issue.Cornish Characters|S. Baring-Gould
Of a family of three sons and three daughters, the eldest son predeceased him; two sons and two daughters still survive.
David's eldest son, the gallant Prince Henry, who had led the wild charge at Northallerton, predeceased his father in 1152.