Cory Monteith dead: Lea Michele visits makeshift memorial outside Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel
Cory Monteith’s girlfriend and Glee co-star Lea Michele is said to have made an emotional trip to the Vancouver hotel where the actor died of a heroin and alcohol overdose.
Lea Michele, 26, visited the makeshift memorial outside the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel where fans have showed their respects by laying flowers and tributes, RadarOnline reports.
Eyewitness Rik Feydick told the website that Lea Michele, who was accompanied by two bodyguards in an SUV, didn’t leave the vehicle but peered through the windows looking “crushed” and hiding behind giant black sunglasses.
Once Lea Michele and her bodyguards realized she had been spotted her driver was said to have abruptly sped off, according to Rik Feydick.
Earlier this week, Lea Michele attended a private cremation service for Cory Monteith, along with his mother.
She had earlier visited the hospital to view Cory Monteith’s body and is said to have played an integral part in making arrangements following his death.
Cory Monteith, 31, was found dead in his hotel room on Saturday.
An initial autopsy and toxicology report revealed Cory Monteith died from a lethal combination of heroin and alcohol.