Celebrities are super tight-lipped when it comes to a lot of things in their personal lives, but when a family member or a significant other passes away they don't pass up the chance to honor them.

Whether it is their way of grieving or just showing the world how much they loved this particular person, it's amazing to see such a vulnerable side to someone who seems larger than life. Of course, it's heartbreaking but it brings these celebs down to a human level that fans don't get to see everyday.

From losing a husband, to a boyfriend, to a grandparent or even a child, it's never easy. We thought it would be great to honor these celebs' loved ones in the way that they wanted to honor them – by the photos that they share on social media.

Click through the gallery and check out how these celebrities remembered their loved ones who passed away too soon.