LOVE Island’s Montana Brown has paid tribute to her late pal Mike Thalassitis on his birthday nearly two years after his dying.
The truth star shared an image of Mike on her Instagram tales as she remembered her pal on what would have been his twenty eighth birthday.
5Montana Brown has paid tribute to her late pal Mike ThalassitisMontana, 25, who appeared on collection three of ITV2’s Love Island alongside Mike, captioned the shot: “Comfortable birthday you. Considering of you”.
The unique image was shared to Mike’s personal Instagram web page in February 2019, a month earlier than Mike tragically took his personal life.
Mike might be seen in a plain white t-shirt and denims, with a gray beanie protecting his hair.
He seems to be on a roof prime, standing in entrance of a night-time backdrop of lit buildings within the background.
5The pair turned pals after showing on Love Island togetherCredit: Splash News5Mike sadly took his personal life in 2019Credit: Instagram/mike_thalaThe snap is captioned with the phrases: “Head within the clouds”.
Montana and Mike shaped their friendship throughout their time on the fact present in 2017.
Following his dying an inquest heard how Mike killed himself after a cocaine and booze binge and left suicide notes subsequent to his physique.
Mike was believed to have been grieving the dying of his 94-year-old gran and confronted mounting money owed earlier than his dying.
In accordance with Montana, Mike had been in a “darkish place” within the months earlier than he died.
5Montana admitted it was a ‘battle’ to recover from his death5Mike would have been 28 todayCredit: Splash NewsWith a profession in decrease league soccer, Mike joined the solid for Love Island in 2017. He was additionally filmed for Celebs Go Relationship.
Talking on the lack of her pal, Montana stated lately: “Dropping a pal to suicide is certainly essentially the most painful factor, extra as a result of you might have so many questions.
“I struggled to recover from it as a result of no person has these solutions.”
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