- Pauline Swimm, 56, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at a Bangor hospital. She was born October 16, 1960, in Wallingford, CT, the daughter of Tony and Doris Bishop.
Pauline grew up in Houlton and attended local schools. She married Thomas Swimm in 1977 and together they raised their daughter Megan. Pauline worked at the Maine Glove Factory, Marden's, and Shop N Save until her illness forced her into retirement. Watching her grandson grow up was her greatest joy. Pauline was a strong fighter and wonderful, caring lady with a small stubborn streak.
Pauline is survived by her husband Thomas Swimm, her daughter Megan Swimm, her grandson Cody Watson all of Houlton, son-in-law Tony Dubuc. She was predeceased by her parents, her siblings Joey Bishop, Margaret Bowls, and Cathy Wright.
At Pauline's request, there will be no services. Gifts may be made in Pauline's memory payable to the Maine Juvenile Diabetes Foundation c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park Street Houlton, 04730. Online condolences and guest book: