Dear Abby Advice Columnist Pauline Friedman Phillips Dies at 94
Posted: 1/17/2013  |  By: Steve Karnowski | Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Pauline Friedman Phillips, who under the name of Abigail Van Buren, wrote the long-running "Dear Abby" advice column that was followed by millions of newspaper readers throughout the world, has died. She was 94.

Publicist Gene Willis of Universal Uclick said Phillips died Wednesday after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease.