Sophie Gradon is honoured one year after her tragic suicide

'Sophie Gradon, missed but never forgotten': Love Island bosses and co-star Malin Andersson lead tributes to tragic star as they mark one year since her heartbreaking suicide The 32-year-old reality star hanged herself following a cocaine and alcohol binge on 20 June 2018, hours after revealing she was 'struggling with the world'  Love Island bosses have come under fire for their after-care facilities following Sophie's death and the subsequent suicide of 2017 star Mike Thalassitis in March

By Ciara Farmer For Mailonline

Published: 07:52 BST, 20 June 2019 | Updated: 07:57 BST, 20 June 2019

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Love Island bosses and Malin Andersson have led tributes to late star Sophie Gradon following her untimely death one year ago.

The 32-year-old reality star hanged herself following a cocaine and alcohol binge on 20 June 2018, hours after revealing she was 'struggling with the world'.

In touching tributes to the late star and former queen, she was branded the 'most beautiful soul and friend'.

Heartbreaking: Love Island bosses and Malin Andersson have led tributes to late star Sophie Gradon following her untimely death one year ago

Heartbreaking: Love Island bosses and Malin Andersson have led tributes to late star Sophie Gradon following her untimely death one year ago

Love Island bosses honoured the late star with a beaming image shared on the official Instagram for the show and a caption reading: 'In loving memory of Sophie Gradon (1985 - 2018), missed but never forgotten.'

Her co-star Malin Andersson, who launched mental health awareness campaigns following Sophie's death, took to Twitter to pen: 'RIP to the most beautiful soul and friend Sophie Gradon.. miss you so much. Please all look after each other up there'. 

A host of fans joined the tributes, with devoted followers writing: 'One whole year without you @sophiegradon and life has never been the same since...

'I miss you beyond words you truly were one in a million, you we're an inspiration to many & still loved so very much. Keep shining thinking of Sophies family & close friends. Sending so much love always'. 

Agony: The 32-year-old reality star hanged herself following a cocaine and alcohol binge on 20 June 2018, hours after revealing she was 'struggling with the world'

Agony: The 32-year-old reality star hanged herself following a cocaine and alcohol binge on 20 June 2018, hours after revealing she was 'struggling with the world'

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