The actress, who was 98 years old in January, carried out isolation to protect herself from the virus. “I am blessed with very good health,” he said Closer Weekly.
“That’s something you really appreciate.”
Known for his many roles in TV series including “The Golden Girls” and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” White spent some time pampering one of his favorite hobbies – reading the newspaper.
“He read the LA front cover. The Times,” said his friend Tom Sullivan Closer Weekly
. “He really has thousands of crossword puzzles and is constantly doing it to make his mind jump. This is really serious for him.”
The Emmy-winning actress also spends her days sipping occasional vodka martini and snacking on hot dogs and french fries, according to one of her close friends. He tried playing Scrabble with friends above Zoom, but missed the night of his game, his friend the word
No one was permitted in his home except those who helped him, White’s representative told today.
However, the star has been friends with a pair of ducks who regularly visit his backyard and “walk to the glass door” to say hello, the representative said.
And the happy white spirit went nowhere.
“Betty’s message to the world is to slow down and enjoy what you have: your family, friends, your pets,” his friend told him Closer Weekly
“He said that the pandemic was serious, but we have experienced worse. This is Mother Nature’s way of telling us all to slow down.”