George Michael’s sister dead: How did Melanie Panayiotou die? Cause of death

Melanie affectionally referred to her brother as Yog.

Just a month ago, she chatted to the Big Issue about the film Last Christmas, which was based around George’s music.

She said: “As many of you know, Yog adored Christmas and he loved the idea of this film.

“I am sure he will be enjoying seeing Emilia [Clarke]’s amazing light bulb smile, something they share, across the celestial miles!