(TMZ) - Cory Monteith's body was cremated Tuesday in Vancouver following a private viewing with his family and girlfriend Lea Michele, TMZ has learned - but Cory's father wasn't invited ... and he's heartbroken.
Cory's dad Joe Monteith - who is divorced from Cory's mom Ann - tells TMZ that he was informed of the cremation after the fact, adding he's "totally devastated" he didn't get a chance to see Cory's body.
TMZ reports that Cory's body was released yesterday to his mom, and she decided to hold a viewing at the hospital with Lea and Cory's brother Shaun. Following the viewing, TMZ reports Cory's mom decided to have him cremated.
Cory's dad tells TMZ, "I always loved both my sons and am going to miss Cory very very much. I'm saddened at the fact that I couldn't have been there to see my son before he was cremated."
As for Cory's alleged heroin use ... his dad says he's "shocked."
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