After the divorce he saw little of his father due to Joe Monteith's military service, and he had social difficulties at school.
From age 13, he used alcohol and marijuana and started being truant from school.
One fan told her: 'Love you Lea, continue sending prayers for you, Cory will always live in our hearts.'Another said: 'I'm keeping you in my thoughts today, all of your fans are keeping you in our thoughts.
"My character’s name is Valentina and she is helping Courtney Rose [Brandon Micheal Hall] get into politics.
Monteith died at the age of 31 in a hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia, from an overdose of heroin and alcohol, following an earlier stay in rehab in April 2013.
Every year to the date, Michele honors his memory with a photo and a moving message.
She posted the front cover on Twitter and mentioned how proud she was to be following in the footsteps of Chrissy Teigen.
; May 11, 1982 – July 13, 2013) was a Canadian actor and musician, known for his role as Finn Hudson on the Fox television series Glee.