Pauline C. (Rowe) Fogarty was born and raised in Mitchell, SD and graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1966. In 1965, she began her career at Northwestern Bell and remained with the company until retirement in 1998 with 32 years of service. For the 16 years following, Pauline drove a school bus for the Princeton School District. She had great faith, courage, and common sense.
On May 3, 1996, she married Joseph Fogarty and together did extensive traveling throughout the U.S. Family and friends loved her cooking, laughter and fun times. Pauline lived a life of service to others and sought to bring love and light to those she knew and loved.
She is survived by her loving husband, Joseph Fogarty; two sons, Benjamin (Teresa) Pettibone, Zimmerman, MN and Steven (Tamra) Pettibone, Cambridge, MN; two daughters, Lisa (Swain) Wudtke, Princeton, MN and Tonya Pettibone, Jordan, MN; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; mother Mabel Rowe of Mitchell, SD; brother Duane Rowe, Mitchell, SD; and sisters, Mary Harris, Mitchell, SD, Joyce Swanson, Canton, SD, Diane Swenson, Sioux Falls, SD, Leann Koford, Hutchinson, MN, Karen Wyatt, Morganton, NC, Doris Bertsch, Minot, ND, and Jayne Fogarty, Hartford, SD; 5 stepchildren; aunts and uncles, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her father Paul Rowe, Mitchell, SD.