Actress Jane Lynch is mourning the loss of her mother, who died earlier this week (beg30Jan12).
The Glee star was at her mum Eileen's bedside when she passed away, while her sister Julie and brothers, Bob and John were also present.
Revealing the sad news on her Twitter.com page on Monday night (30Jan12), she writes, "My mom has passed away. Julie, Bob, John and me at her side. Please send her your love on her journey."
Lynch has already received well wishes from her showbiz pals including actress Evan Rachel Wood, who wrote on the social networking site, "So sorry. Sending a lot of love your way."