He told his dad privately before his death, but told the world recently in this tweet:
Duncan Jones is married to Rodene Ronquillo, a cancer surviver. The couple got married the day she was diagnosed with breast cancer.
So the good news comes amid triumph and also mourning.
Iman shared in the elation:
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Blessings #Repost @davidbowie with @repostapp. ・・・ DUNCAN AND RODENE JONES BABY DUE IN JUNE “…like my grandfather Jones…” Congratulations to Duncan and Rodene Jones with the posting of their happy news on Twitter. Duncan made the moving announcement, which was quickly followed by Rodene’s hilarious response… + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + Duncan Jones @ManMadeMoon 1 month since dad died today. Made this card for him at Christmas. Due in June. Circle of life. Love you, granddad. rodene jones @rodeneronquillo Shame on those of you who just thought I was really fat and didn't say anything. HAHA. ;) + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + – + #BabyJones #GranddadJones #DuncanAndRodeneJones
We know this moment means a lot to the family in the midst of so much heartache.
Congrats to the couple!