One year has passed since the tragic death of Cory Monteith. Before his death, Cory had been dating Lea Michele. For Lea, the news of this tragedy had been a huge shock. Now, one year after the death of Cory, Lea remembers the man she loved.
The star honored Cory Monteith on her social media account. “We hold you in our hearts today, and every day we remember your smile. We will love you and miss you always,” Lea wrote on her Twitter. The star also posted a photo of Cory and herself. Cory Monteith passed away on July 13, 2013. At the time of his death, Cory was only 31 years old. He was one of the Glee stars.
The star died after ingesting a lethal combination of alcohol and heroin. Well, Lea Michele wasn’t the only Glee cast member who remembered Cory Monteith about one year after his death. Amber Riley also decided to tweet a message in the honor of her former work colleague. “I remember your smile and your warm hugs! 1 year without you and your presence is still felt. Miss and love u everyday big bro [heart] Our Angel,” she shared on Twitter.
Matthew Morrison wrote that “I personally believe Cory was reborn into some other beautiful form a year ago today. I celebrate him and his life… Wherever that may be.” “I often think of the good memories I shared with Cory and it makes me smile. He was a one of a kind gentleman and will forever be missed,” Harry Shum Jr shared on his Twitter.
Before the death of Cory Monteith, back in 2013, it had been known the fact that the star suffered from addiction problems. He died because of a mixture of drugs, including heroin and alcohol, only a couple of months after checking into rehab. Over the years, he underwent rehab treatments several times. Unfortunately, the Glee star was unable to overcome his addiction problems. Lea Michele was dating Cory at the time of his death. The star needed months to be able to overcome the shock of this tragic death.