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Pat Schroeder

Pat Schroeder

Interment LocationVisited 
Washington, D.C.September 16, 2023 

Photographed September 16, 2023.
Photographed September 16, 2023.

Fast Facts

Born: July 30, 1940 in Portland, Oregon

Spouse: James Schroeder (m. 1962-2023)

Political Affiliation: Democratic Party

House Tenure: 1973-1997

Died: March 13, 2023 in Celebration, Florida

Cause of Death: Complications from a Stroke

Age: 82

Interment: Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C.

"It’s really funny if two women stand on the House floor. There are usually at least two men who go by and say, 'What is this, a coup?' They’re almost afraid to see us in public together."
- Pat Schroeder

Sources Consulted and Further Reading

Seelye, Katharine Q. “Patricia Schroeder, Feminist Force in Congress, Dies at 82.” New York Times. March 14, 2023. https://www.nytimes.com/2023/03/14/obituaries/pat-schroeder-dead.html.

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