The poem "Happy Birthday in Heaven" was written by Ron Tranmer. "Happy Birthday in Heaven" is a poem written from the vantage point of a family who is memorializing the birthday of a family member who has passed on.
Ron Tranmer is an Idaho native who has written and copyrighted more than 400 poems throughout his life, according to his website and biography on Amazon. His poems vary and touch on different subject matters. As of May 2015, he has published three books of poetry with one more book on the way. Some of Tranmer's poems are licensed and are printed on cups, plaques and headstones.