“He known as me at 11 a.m. and the very first thing he stated is, ‘Oh Mia, thank God you answered,” Mia, 51, tearfully instructed Leisure Tonight of chatting with Kristoff on the morning of his dying on Feb. four.
“He was simply so depressed. We knew he was ingesting and simply saying he didn’t need to be right here anymore,” Mia, who married St. John in 1991, defined. The previous couple break up in 1995 however remained shut.
Mia then instructed ET that St. John was disoriented and instructed her that he noticed their late son Julian St. John, who died by suicide 4 years in the past following a lifelong battle with psychological sickness.
“‘Julian’s on the door,’” Mia recalled her ex-husband telling her over the telephone.
“ stated, ‘Okay, let’s discuss to Julian, deliver Julian in,’” Mia stated St. John instructed her to Leisure Tonight.
“Julian got here in and he stated, ‘Julian is gonna take me for a stroll now’ and I stated, ‘No you aren’t going for a stroll proper now,’” Mia instructed ET.
Shortly after, St. John was discovered lifeless at his dwelling in San Fernando Valley after one among his pals went to examine on him.
“They discovered him on the ground. They tried CPR and he was already gone,” Mia instructed ET. The actor was pronounced lifeless on the scene. He was 52.
Along with their telephone name, Mia says she and St. John have been “texting backwards and forwards that day.”
“He stated, ‘Perceive, you’ve received to stay within the current. Observe all the nice issues in your life and others round you. Julian wouldn’t need you to stay your life with bitterness and upset,’” Mia instructed the outlet, sharing her ex-husband’s last phrases.
Mia went on to elucidate that their son Julian’s dying took a toll on St. John.
“When Julian handed… he actually died of a damaged coronary heart. Kristoff suffered from bipolar; our son had schizophrenia. I simply felt prefer it was simply exhausting to get folks to concentrate,” Mia defined to Leisure Tonight.
The deaths of her son and ex-husband have pushed Mia to lift consciousness on the struggles of psychological sickness.
“I’ve by no means been so decided to vary how we deal with the mentally ailing on this nation. I provide you with my phrase that my battle is rarely going to finish. I’m going to make my boys proud,” Mia instructed Leisure Tonight.
“Our son was the sunshine of our lives, an artist with a wonderful thoughts and spirit,” stated Mia, who went on to discovered the El Saber es Poder (Data is Energy) Basis to battle psychological sickness, in an announcement on the time. “He fought lengthy and exhausting towards an sickness for which there isn’t any remedy. Sadly, the ache turned too nice for him and I dare not say he misplaced the battle — he merely selected to set himself free. My battle for psychological well being will proceed. They could not discover a remedy in my lifetime, however we will try to stop the lack of one other lovely soul.”
Two weeks earlier than he was discovered lifeless, St. John mourned the loss of his son on Twitter.
St. John was final energetic on the social community on Jan. 21, when he retweeted somebody’s put up about shedding a baby that reads, “Grieving the loss of a kid is a course of. It begins on the day your baby passes, and ends the day the dad and mom be part of them.”
“By no means a more true phrase was spoke,” St. John tweeted. “Thanks for posting this.”
The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner confirmed to PEOPLE on Monday that St. John was discovered lifeless at a house in Woodland Hills on Sunday. He was pronounced deceased at four:02 p.m.
In accordance with the Los Angeles Police Division, a dying investigation befell at round 2:05 p.m. for a doable alcohol overdose on the 2300 block of Morea Approach.
St. John is survived by his fiancée, Kseniya Mikhaleva, in addition to daughter Paris with Mia and daughter Lola with ex-wife Allana Nadal.
On Feb. 6, Mikhaleva opened up in regards to the heartbreak she’s experiencing as she mourns St. John.
The Russian-born mannequin posted a photograph of black tears popping out of a lady’s eye alongside a heart-wrenching brief poem.
Within the overlying textual content, she shared the phrases, “My palms they shake with sorrow, My coronary heart it bleeds with ache, My soul perpetually lingers, Wishing you could possibly have stayed.”
When you or somebody you recognize is contemplating suicide, please contact the Nationwide Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), textual content “dwelling” to the Disaster Textual content Line at 741-741 or go to suicidepreventionlifeline.org.