Final Christmas, the world misplaced George Michael.
The Wham singer died at 53 on Christmas Day 2016, and his household shared a touching reminiscence a yr after his demise.
“This yr has been a collection of latest and difficult challenges for these of us shut and dependable to Yog, not least of which was steeling ourselves this month, to listen to ‘Final Christmas’ and ‘December Tune’ streaming out of outlets, automobiles, and radios, because it has accomplished for many years, figuring out he’s not right here with us, lacking him,” the household wrote on his web site.
“This Christmas might be laborious with out him, however we all know that we aren’t alone in our mourning the anniversary of his loss, and that the unhappiness of our wider household, and true associates, is shared by lots of you.”
Remembering George Michael
Followers additionally adorned Michael’s house in Gorin-on-Thames with flowers and hand-written notes.
“Yog, who liked Christmas, and at all times hoped it might snow…would need every of you that admired and liked him, (sure — he is aware of you probably did!!) to take a second, increase a glass, get pleasure from his music and consider him fondly, ensuring to get pleasure from your time with, and recognize your loved ones and associates,” wrote his household, who urged followers to “say these ‘I really like you’s’ out loud.”