Comedian Jim Gaffigan’s mother and essay partner Jeannie Gaffigan is recuperating after medicine to mislay a critical mind tumor.
Jim Gaffigan common on Facebook that dual weeks ago, an MRI suggested his mother had a large, life-threatening growth around her mind stem.
“After 9 hours of obligatory medicine a growth was totally removed. She is now recuperating during home. We appreciate we for your continued prayers,” he wrote on Facebook Tuesday.
A post common by @jeanniegaffigan on May 1, 2017 during 4:19pm PDT
Jeannie Gaffigan posted on her Instagram page “I’m entrance back! Thanks for your prayers. I’m alive!”
The 50-year-old comedian is among a many renouned stand-up comics in a country, and Jeannie Gaffigan both co-writes his element and produces his TV specials. She was also author and author on “The Jim Gaffigan Show,” his sitcom that ran for dual seasons on a TV Land wire network.
The dual have 5 children together.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.