Club Statement

Everyone at Gillingham Football  Club is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Associate Director, Yvonne Paulley.

Yvonne, a lifelong supporter, was a regular in the boardroom at MEMS Priestfield Stadium, attended every home fixture and was a popular member of the Gills family.

She will be very much missed.

Chairman Paul Scally said: "I am absolutely devastated to learn of Yvonne's passing. She was very fondly thought of by everyone at Priestfield, she loved the Football Club and was passionate about everything going on at the Gills.

"We spoke on a regular basis; always chatted before a home game and the staff were always pleased to see her.”

The thoughts and condolences of the Chairman, along with all staff at Gillingham Football Club, are with Yvonne’s husband Dennis, along with her close family and friends at this difficult time.