John Mellencamp and his model wife Elaine Irwin’s divorce is now official. The couple was married for 18 years.
Mellencamp and Irwin are to share custody of their two sons, Hud, 17, and Speck, 16. Mellencamp will pay child support and for the children’s schooling.
This is Mellencamp’s third divorce. The couple lived on a 56-acre estate in Lanke Monroe, Indiana.
Source: New York Post, “John Mellencamp finalizes divorce,” August 15, 2011