Rosie O'Donnell's ex-wife found dead
Michelle Rounds (left) and Rosie O'Donnell (right) secretly married on June 9, 2012 in a private ceremony in New York City. They split up in February 2015. (Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for Caesars Entertainment/Files)
Rosie O'Donnell's ex-wife Michelle Rounds has been found dead.
The 46-year-old, who split from the actress and TV personality in 2014, reportedly took her own life at her home on Monday.
In a statement, obtained by TMZ, Rosie writes: “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.”
Rosie and Michelle started dating in 2011 and they wed in June 2012. Rosie filed for divorce in February 2015, citing their relationship was irretrievably broken.
The couple adopted daughter Dakota, who is now four.