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IF she will not join in the petition with you to get this done, you will have to name her as a defendant and serve her with process. IF she doesn't appear or answer the petition, you can take a default without her involvement.
You're probably going to need some assistance from a local legal aid office if you don't hire an attorney....but it's likely going to take some legal help unless the court has forms (which is not likely).