Annette Funicello Now
Annette Funicello announced that she had been battling multiple sclerosis in 1992. Since then she has founded The Annette Funicello Teddy Bear Company and developed her own perfume line, 'Cello'. A portion of the proceeds from these products goes to The Annette Funicello Research Fund for Neurological Diseases. Funicello had three children with husband Jack Gilardi until their divorce in 1981. She married her current husband, Glen Holt, in 1986.