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“Glee” Star Dot Jones’s Wife Suffers Stroke, Needs Life-Saving Surgery

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She's lucky to be alive.

Bridgette Jones, the wife of Glee star Dot Jones, suffered a stroke on July 4.

She will need life-saving surgery to repair the damage.

According to TMZ, Bridgette, Dot and their daughter were getting ready to go to a Dodgers baseball game when the stroke happened.

Bridgette lost feeling in her face and fell to the floor.

Dot called 911 immediately.

Happy Mothers Day love of my life!! Wish you were home!! Love you

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Paramedics arrived and took Bridgette to a hospital that specializes in treating strokes.

HAPPY VALENTINES TO MY ONE TRUE LOVE!! I LOVE YOU @bridgettcjones WITH ALL MY HEART!!

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Doctors found out Bridgette has a heart defect called patent foramen ovale which triggered the stroke.

It is also commonly known as "a hole in the heart."

#TBT A PROUD DAY WITH 2 OF MY GIRLS!! #NOHATE @bridgettcjones @sav.par

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Bridgette returned home on July 7 after three days in the hospital.

She will have surgery in a few weeks to close the hole and the doctors expect her to make a full recovery.

Love this woman!!! @bridgettcjones

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Dot and Bridgette have been married since 2013.

Dot proposed to her at Disneyland during the Gay Days Anaheim weekend.

THE ONE THING I AM TRULY SURE OF!! LOVE YOU @bridgettcjones

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In February 2017, Dot posted on Instagram that Bridgette had undergone surgery, but did not say for what.