‘Rest easy’: Naya Rivera ex Ryan Dorsey remembers in sweet text about her 34th birthday.
Ryan Dorsey paid a sweet tribute to his late ex-wife Naya Rivera on her 34th birthday on Tuesday.
The 37-year-old actor was married to star Glee from 2014 to 2018 and now raised her 5-year-old son, Josey, as a single father following her death in July.
Sharing photos of herself and Rivera with their children, Dorsey wrote on Instagram: ‘Like real, as real as you left. If that makes sense But for no reason… 34 I just heard you say, ‘Ah, I’m old AF!’ Ha… rest easy, old lady.
Missed: Ryan Dorsey paid a sweet tribute to his late ex-wife Naya Rivera on her 34th birthday on Tuesday by sharing a photo of the two with their son Josey, now five.
In this black and white photo, Rivera holds her son as Dorsey leaned in and took the picture.
The actress died during a rowing with Josey at Lake Piru in Ventura County, northeast of Los Angeles.
Her body was recovered five days after she disappeared and the coroner ruled that her death was. ‘Accidental drowning’
Many former Glee stars flock to social media to remember the actress who played Santana on all six seasons of the musical TV show.
The loss: The 37-year-old actor was married to Glee star from 2014 to 2018 and is now raising children as a single father after her death last July.
‘Accidental Drowning’: The actress died during a boating trip with Josey at Lake Piru in Ventura County on July 8.Her body was recovered five days after her disappearance.
Heather Morris, who plays Rivera’s girlfriend Brittany on screen and is Rivera’s best friend off-screen, shared a picture of the two.
‘Happy birthday, my angel,’ wrote Morris, 33.
‘I can’t write alone because it’s too difficult,’ she said, ‘but I love you and I can’t describe how much I miss you.’
Chris Colfer, who plays Kurt Hummel, tweeted a picture of himself with Rivera with the caption: ‘Happy birthday, dear, miss you.’
Others who shared their thoughts include Jane Lynch and Amber Riley.
‘Happy Birthday, My Angel’: Morris, 33, wrote Heather Morris, who plays Rivera’s girlfriend Brittany on screen and is Rivera’s best friend from Off-screen shared photos of the two.
Memories: Chris Colfer, contributor Kurt Hummel, tweeted a photo of himself with Rivera with the caption: ‘Happy birthday, dear, miss you’
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Tribute: Jane Lynch retweeted a montage to celebrate Rivera’s birthday.
Fans also added the hashtag #NayaRivera on Twitter as they remember the Glee star.
‘My heart hurts that you are not here with us anymore, let’s make this #NayaRiveraDay,’ wrote one user.
‘Listening to the record of # NayaRivera on her birthday and hearing her talk about the dreams and regrets that have hurt my heart,’ another fan shared.