Cory Monteith's mother thanks fans

Aug 2 2013, 8:48pm CDT | by Bang Showbiz

Cory Monteith's mother thanks fans

Cory Monteith's mother has thanked fans for their support.

The 'Glee' actor was found dead in his hotel room in Vancouver on July 13 after he accidentally overdosed on heroin and alcohol, and Cory's mother Ann McGregor has broken her silence to pay tribute to fans of the late star.

She tweeted: "I would like to thank all of Cory's supporters at this extremely emotional time. Your support has been overwhelming ... thank you! (sic)"

Cory's funeral took place in Vancouver, Canada, the week after his death, following a private wake that was attended by Ann, his heartbroken girlfriend Lea Michele, 26, and his older brother Shaun, but his father Joe Monteith hit out after he was not invited.

He claimed he was only informed about his son's cremation after it took place and is "totally devastated" that he wasn't invited to view Cory's body for the last time.

He added: "I always loved both my sons and am going to miss Cory very very much. I'm saddened at the fact that I couldn't have been there to see my son before he was cremated."

Sources said that Ann, decided to hold a wake for the 31-year-old actor in the hospital after his body was released following an autopsy.

She then immediately decided to have her son cremated.

Her ex-husband Joe said he is "shocked" that Cory was taking heroin, despite the late actor previously admitting he had struggled with addiction since he was a teenager and he would take "anything and everything, as much as possible."

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
 
 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

 George Clooney is Not Considering Having Kids With Amal Alamuddin
George Clooney is Not Considering Having Kids With Amal Alamuddin
George Clooney said in an interview that having kids does not seem to be on the top of the list of his priorities but the question keeps getting asked since he got married.
 
 
Pamela Anderson Still Wants to Date Multiple Guys
Pamela Anderson Still Wants to Date Multiple Guys
Pam, that buxom blonde “It Girl” of Baywatch fame, is ready to go out with many dudes again after her marital breakup with Rick Salomon.
 
 
Ricky Hatton On Manny Pacquiao Vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr.: 'It Was Damaging For T
Ricky Hatton On Manny Pacquiao Vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr.: 'It Was Damaging For The Sport'
In an exclusive interview with BBC on May 21, former light welterweight and welterweight champion Ricky "The Hitman" Hatton said the Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. fight on May 2 "was damaging for the sport."
 
 
Justin Bieber Carpooling and Singing with James Corden goes Viral
Justin Bieber Carpooling and Singing with James Corden goes Viral
James Corden gives Justin Bieber a positive boost on the web as the pair carpools in a Range Rover through LA.