Jane Lynch has announced her divorce from Dr. Lara Embry. They were married for three years.
“Lara and I have decided to end our marriage,” The 52-year-old Glee actress said in a statement to PEOPLE Magazine. “This has been a difficult decision for us as we care very deeply about one another. We ask for privacy as we deal with this family matter.”
Embry, 44, also has a 10-year-old daughter named Haden.
“My greatest pleasure is Haden, my stepdaughter,” Lynch said in an interview with PEOPLE Magazine last March. “I am surprised how much love you feel and how you would do anything for your children.”
They married on Memorial Day in 2010 in a small wedding in Massachusetts after meeting in 2009 at a fundraiser in San Francisco, where Embry was being honored.