• ROSIE & MICHELLE photo | Michelle Rounds, Rosie O'Donnell

Credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty

Published: Tuesday November 27, 2012 12:00 PM EST



Before her health scare, Rosie O'Donnell, 50, and fiancée Michelle Rounds rearranged their wedding plans after Rounds's sudden diagnosis of desmoid tumors, a rare disease affecting three out of every million people. "We married in private before [Michelle's] surgery, just the [two] of us," O'Donnell wrote about their private June 9 ceremony in New York. "When we r both well enough will have the wedding of r dreams surrounded by those we cherish."

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters