Comedian Rosie O’Donnell’s ex wife Michelle Rounds dead in apparent suicide
The ex-wife of comedian Rosie O’Donnell, has died in an apparent suicide. Michelle Rounds, who was married to O’Donnell for 2 years died at the age of 46.
Rounds died at her home on Monday at her home.
O’Donnell confirmed Rounds’ death in a statement to TMZ. She said:
“I am saddened to hear about this terrible tragedy. Mental illness is a very serious issue affecting many families”. “My thoughts and prayers go out to Michelle’s family, her wife and their child.”
O’Donnell and Rounds, who married in 2012, adopted a daughter, Dakota, together later that year. Dakota, who was their only child together, is now four years old.