She has been fighting to carry on, and she has certainly been succeeding.
And in recent weeks, she's been strong enough to open up about the horrible loss she experienced and everything that came with it.
While visiting Ellen DeGeneres' show, Lea revealed what life was like for her during the early days of his passing, including staying at Kate Hudson's house, going back to work on Glee, and dealing with the paparazzi.
None of it has been easy, but with the memory of Cory to hold onto, Lea is on her way to healing.
Ch-ch-check out the touching interview (above)!