sadly she has died
Estelle Getty has died at the age of 84. The veteran actress - best known for her role as sarcastic Sicilian Sophia in sitcom The Golden Girls - was suffering from advanced dementia. Her son Carl Gettleman confirmed that she died at around 5.30am Pt (1.30pm UK) at her home in Hollywood, three days before her 85th birthday. "She was loved throughout the world in six continents, and if they loved sitcoms in (more)
By Neil Wilkes

she played sophia Petrillo

one of my favorite quotes
Sophia: I'm not leaving now. It's just getting good.
Dorothy: Shady Pines, Ma!
Sophia: I'm right behind you.