Doris Aylor was treated like a celebrity at her first-ever Kansas City Royals game Thursday evening.

The 100-year-old hospice patient from Grand Island pulled up to TD Ameritrade Park in a limo. She got to watch the game with her son, her nurse and a hospice aide. She posed for photos with Royals mascot Sluggerrr, the team’s cheerleaders and a handful of anonymous spectators who wanted to meet the overnight sensation.

“Doris had the time of her life last night,” her nurse, Rosie Dinan, said Friday. “She was treated like royalty.”

Aylor, a somewhat new but intense Royals fan, attended her first-ever game thanks in part to the Dreamweaver Foundation, an Omaha nonprofit that works to provide memorable experiences to terminally ill seniors. The foundation handles the costs and logistics of the experience, working with the nominator to make the dream a reality.

Aylor stayed for the entire game, at one point telling her son that she would rather not pose for any more photos, hoping to focus on the field.

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Cheerleaders presented Aylor with a Royals team bag and T-shirt as she watched former Creighton Bluejay and Royals second baseman Nicky Lopez hit a solo home run in the second inning.

During the ninth inning, Aylor was named fan of the night.

She was shown on the video board just before the Royals finished off the 7-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers.

“They gave her a tremendous send-off,” said her daughter Susie Sochor. “It was wonderful.”

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