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Mourners wear yellow and green for funeral of Norwich City superfan

PUBLISHED: 16:09 19 February 2018 | UPDATED: 16:32 19 February 2018

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Archant Norfolk 2018

Yellow and green were the colours of the day as mourners turned out for the funeral of a Norwich City superfan.

Norwich City fan Michelle Dack in Lisbon. Picture submitted.Norwich City fan Michelle Dack in Lisbon. Picture submitted.

Michelle Dack, 52, died last month after a battle with a rare form of cancer.

Mourners wore City shirts and scarfs as the funeral procession started at Carrow Road.

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack.
Picture: ANTONY KELLYFuneral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

One shirt read: “Sis RIP 52 OTBC”.

The hearse, which was full of yellow and green flowers, was driven around the stadium followed by a Sanders Coaches bus with some of the grandmother’s football friends.

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack.
Picture: ANTONY KELLYFuneral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

The procession then passed Miss Dack’s house before arriving at St Thomas Church on Earlham Road for the service where fans sang ‘On The Ball City’.

Miss Dack had been to 908 consecutive games to watch her beloved team and was a well known face around Carrow Road for decades.

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack.
Picture: ANTONY KELLYFuneral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Tributes were paid to her before Norwich City’s victory against Middlesbrough.

Funeral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack.
Picture: ANTONY KELLYFuneral of NCFC fan Michelle Dack. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

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