Pauline Phillips (1918-2013), Longtime Advice Columnist for Dear Abby

Pauline Phillips

Pauline Phillips, aka Abigail Van Buren, has died at the age of 94. She was the longtime and beloved writer for the “Dear Abby” advice column and twin sister to advice columnist, Eppie Lederer (who is better known as Ann Landers). The “Dear Abby” column has been written since 2002 by Jeanne Phillips, the daughter of Pauline Phillips. The New York Times has her full obituary.