Pauline Phillips, the creator of the “Dear Abby” advice column, has died. She was 94.
Pauline turned over the column to her daughter Jeanne in 1995 when she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. RIP
Pauline Phillips –the woman who founded the “Dear Abby” advice column — died yesterday at the age of 94.
A rep for Phillips tells TMZ … Pauline had been battling Alzheimer’s disease.
Pauline’s daughter, Jeanne — who took over the “Dear Abby” column — says … “I have lost my mother, my mentor and my best friend.”