Golden Girl Actress Estelle Getty Dies Of Natural Causes

July 23, 2008

Actress who was featured in the hit show The Golden Girls, Estelle Getty has passed away at the age of 84...Hollywood (ChattahBox) – Actress who was featured in the hit show The Golden Girls, Estelle Getty has passed away at the age of 84.

Estelle Getty won the hearts of people all around the world for her role in the hit show.

She went on to win an Emmy as well as a Golden Globe for playing the part of Sophia Petrillo, mother of Bea Arthur’s character on the show.

Betty unfortunately passed away early Tuesday morning, dying in her sleep of natural causes.

Getty was known to be suffering from Lewy’s Body Dementia, a form of Alzheimer’s disease.


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