Entertainment Theater Amanda Kloots Celebrates What Would've Been Husband Nick Cordero's 42nd Birthday 2 Months After His Death Nick Cordero died on July 5 from coronavirus complications at the age of 41 By Gabrielle Chung Published on September 17, 2020 06:40 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Amanda Kloots and Nick Cordero with son Elvis Eduardo. Photo: Amanda Kloots/Instagram Amanda Kloots is paying tribute to her late husband Nick Cordero on what would have been his 42nd birthday. The fitness instructor, 38, honored the Broadway star — who died on July 5 from coronavirus complications at the age of 41 — in an Instagram post on Thursday, writing, "My angel in heaven is celebrating his birthday today." "Happy 42nd Birthday baby 🎊 I bet you’re having quite the celebration up there, probably singing to everyone," Kloots said, adding that she and their 1-year-old son Elvis Eduardo "will be singing here on earth to you ❤️." The mom of one also posted photos and a video taken during Cordero's birthday celebrations in 2019. "It could not have been a more perfect party for him," she recalled. "He was at his favorite bar with his favorite friends in Laurel Canyon, his dream come true. Right after he blew out his candles I remember him saying, 'Come on! I’m so blessed!' " Kloots concluded her tribute, "I love you with all my heart. Happy Birthday 😘." Amanda Kloots Sings Alongside Late Husband Nick Cordero in Beautiful Tribute on Wedding Anniversary In addition to Cordero's birthday, Thursday also marked the release of the actor's posthumous album, a live recording of the cabaret show he performed at New York's Feinstein's/54 Below in April 2019. According to friend and Tony Award-winning producer Michael J. Moritz, all proceeds from the record will go toward Cordero's family. "Nick would be absolutely thrilled to hear this news," Kloots said in July when announcing the album's release date. "I’ve never seen my husband work so hard on something and be so nervous to perform. I was so proud of him and absolutely loved watching him onstage these two nights. He created this show from scratch, choosing songs to tell a story ... his story." RELATED VIDEO: Nick Cordero's Wife Amanda Kloots Tells PEOPLE: 'Words Can't Describe How Much I Will Miss Him' Prior to his death, Cordero had been in the intensive care unit at Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for more than 90 days due to complications related to coronavirus. During his 13-week hospitalization, the Tony-nominated actor faced a series of unpredictable complications that led to septic shock and required him to have his right leg amputated. Recently, Kloots reflected on how much her life has changed in recent months. In an Instagram post celebrating the one-year anniversary of the family's move to California, she wrote, "We were so excited for this new adventure. We had arrived in LA the day before his birthday and thought what a way to kick off your 41st year."⠀ Amanda Kloots Opens Up About Being a Single Parent After Nick Cordero's Death: 'It Is Hard' "I’ve done this my whole life- I think 'one year ago' or '6 months ago' ... I’m finding that I do it even more now because I can’t believe how much can and has changed in just one year," Kloots said. "Everything is completely different. My life is so different. Elvis has grown so much and is completely different." ⠀ "Please wear a mask. Please make smart and safe decisions," she added. "Hug your loved ones close and don’t take one day for granted." As information about the coronavirus pandemic rapidly changes, PEOPLE is committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. Some of the information in this story may have changed after publication. For the latest on COVID-19, readers are encouraged to use online resources from CDC, WHO, and local public health departments. PEOPLE has partnered with GoFundMe to raise money for the COVID-19 Relief Fund, a GoFundMe.org fundraiser to support everything from frontline responders to families in need, as well as organizations helping communities. For more information or to donate, click here.