Michael’s sister dies
GEORGE Michael’s sister Melanie Panayiotou has died aged 55, exactly three years on from the singer’s death.
According to reports, Ms Panayiotou was found dead by her sister Yioda Panayiotou on Christmas Day at her home in Hampstead, north London. The former Wham! star died of natural causes at the age of 53 on Christmas Day 2016.
The family’s lawyer John Reid said: “Very tragically Melanie has passed away suddenly.”