PIRATES are preparing to farewell a club stalwart, after the death of Graham Yeo.
The passionate Pirates supporter and life member, died on February 3 after a battle with motor neurone disease (MND).
The club took to social media to honour the Pirates legend.
"You could always find Graham on the sideline supporting his beloved club as much as he could in seasons past," the post read.
"He was and always will be a much loved member of the Pirates Rugby Club.
"We would like to send our deepest condolences to all his family and friends, he will be sorely missed.
"RIP Graham, a Pirate forever."
Mr Yeo will be farewelled at a funeral service in Tamworth next week.
"The funeral liturgy will be held Wednesday February 12 at 10.30am at St Nicholas Catholic Church, Marius Street," the post read.