Estelle-Getty-Obituary

Estelle Getty

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Actress Estelle Getty, who found fame after landing the role of Sophia on TV's "The Golden Girls" in 1985, has died. She was 84. (Read more from the AP.)

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dear estellle getty may god blessyou in heaven your friend andy

Thank you being a friend The Golden Girls Estelle played Sophia Dorothy's Mother which she was living in Blanche's house with daughter & Rose. What could i say about her that she was feisty, she made us laugh, talk about Sicily the way she begin with the story pictures this. Also, she was in the movie Stop or My Mother will shoot. We could catch the reruns of the Golden Girls on Hallmark channel 38, tvland 51. My thoughts & prayers are with you.

I REALLY LOVED HER ON THE GOLDEN GIRLS! SHE WAS ALWAYS SO FUNNY. AND HAD SOMETHING FUNNY TO SAY ABOUT DOROTHYS SITUATIONS AND ESPECIALLY BLANCHE. HAD ALL OF US LAUGHING ALL THE TIME!

Estelle Getty brought much joy to everyone who watched her on Golden Girls. She always put a smile on my face. I picture her up in heaven now with wings and a halo, looking down at us sayin “wait until you guys see this!!
Rest In Peace dear Estelle, we will see you on the other side. ✝

I have ALWAYS loved watching Estelle and the other ladies in The Golden Girls, ever since I was just a young teenager and I still to this day continue watching the show! May her beautiful soul rest in the peaceful paradise in Heaven forever. GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ALWAYS.

Thank you for being a friend... and being Ma.

THANK YOU FOR ALL YOU ACHIEVED. YOUR LIFE WAS/IS AN INSPIRATION FOR ALL WOMEN. THANK YOU, MY FELLOW NEW YORKER. REST IN PEACE

Always loved watching her. Seemed like a family member to me. We also have the same Birthday July 25.

I love all the "Golden girls". The ringtone on my phone is the theme song to the show. God bless Estelle Getty (RIP) and her family.