Marie Lederer

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Marie A. Lederer
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
from the 175th district
In office
January 5, 1993[1] – November 30, 2006[2]
Preceded by Gerard Kosinski
Succeeded by Michael O'Brien
Constituency Part of Philadelphia County
Personal details
Born (1927-10-24) October 24, 1927 (age 89)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) William J. (d. 2008)
Residence Fishtown, Philadelphia

Marie A. Lederer is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

She is a 1945 graduate of Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[3] She also attended Temple University.[4] She was a member of the Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee and served as an assistant to the Deputy Pennsylvania Auditor General.[3]

She became the fourth member of the Lederer family to represent Philadelphia in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Her husband William and father-in-law Miles both in the House. Another family member, Raymond F. Lederer, served in the House prior to becoming a Congressman.[5] She retired prior to the 2006 elections.


  1. ^ "SESSION OF 1993 - 177TH OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - No. 1" (PDF). Legislative Journal. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 1993-01-05. 
  2. ^ Per Article II, Section 2 of the Pennsylvania Constitution, the legislative session ended on November 30, 2006
  3. ^ a b "Bio". Official Pennsylvania Democratic Caucus Biography. Pennsylvania House Democratic Caucus. Archived from the original on 2006-10-18. 
  4. ^ "Marie A. Lederer (Democrat)". Official Pennsylvania House of Representatives Profile. Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Archived from the original on 2006-01-10. 
  5. ^ "Philadelphia civic leader dies at 84". WPVI-TV. Associated Press. 2008-01-23. 

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