SARATOGA SPRINGS — Mathilda Zelikofsky, 75, of Saratoga Springs passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013 at Saratoga Hospital.
She was born on January 6, 1937 to the late Sidney and Sadie Hochstetter in Pittsburg, Pennyslvania.
She worked as a secretary for GE in Waterford, retiring in 2001.
On June 26, 1965, Mathilda married the love of her life, Mort W. Zelikofsky. They spent 48 wonderful years together as husband and wife and as best friends.
Mathilda enjoyed playing bridge and scrabble, but especially enjoyed reading. She will be remembered as both a loving wife and best friend.
She is survived by her loving husband, Mort W. Zelikofsky; sister in law, Iris Friedman (Dr. Irwin Friedman); and her three best friends, Lelia Melanie of Manhattan, Roberta Nelson of Sarasota, Floirda and Beth Vodapeck of Atlanta, Georiga.
Graveside services and Interment will be held on Sunday, October 27 at 1 p.m. at Congregation Shaara Tfille and Cemetery, 84 Weibel Ave.
Contributions can be made in Her name to the Congregation Shaara Tfille. Arrangements are under the direction of Compassionate Funeral Care. Online condolences can be made at www.compassionatefuneralcare.com.