Kirk Norcross shared a tribute video to his late father Mick Norcross and credit him for making him the man he is today.
Mick, who was a businessman and starred on The only way is Essex with Kirk, died by suicide on January 21, 2021.
Share the passage of time clips posted on Instagram on Tuesday (February 15), Kirk recalled the time they shared in his workshop.
“I miss you dad so much!!!” His caption begins. “You made me the man I am today! I won’t forget anything you showed me! I love you so much!
“If only I knew you were hurting I would [have] did anything to help you! ”
Kirk later revealed to his followers in an Instagram Story that he can appreciate the hard work his father put in for him because he did the same for him. his son.
Since Mick’s death, Kirk has received support from sympathetic fans as well as praise for speaking publicly about mental health and grief.
A few days before Mick’s first anniversary, Kirk opens up about the aftermath of his father’s death on an episode of Loose women.
“Strange. I don’t know if people understand,” he explained. It was the fastest year ever and the slowest year ever.
“I really don’t think I have [come to terms with his death]. I can talk about it freely and I shouldn’t, but maybe this is how I grieve right now. ”
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