ABOUT 400 people farewelled Bendigo mum Michele King at a funeral service in Kennington this afternoon.
Grey skies were dotted with colour as hundreds of balloons were released in memory of Michele.
The 34-year-old passed away last week after a
She was diagnosed with stage four cancer in 2007 and given six months to live.
But, Michele refused to let anything stop her and the Bendigo Advertiser followed her journey - including the day she was alongside her youngest son when he started school at St Therese's primary earlier this year.
She is survived by her three sons – Harrison, Logan and Ryan.