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While serving in the Archdiocese of Atlanta, Sister Roberta J. Schmidt, CSJ, was a superintendent of Catholic schools and a secretary for education. She died Jan. 2 at the age of 90.

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‘Sister of Selma’ and Atlanta Catholic education leader dies Jan. 2

ST. LOUIS—An appeal went out from the Southern Christian Leadership Conference calling for marchers to rejoin the voting rights effort after the “Bloody Sunday” march in Selma, Alabama, was stopped by baton-wielding police. Responding to the call in 1965 was Sister Roberta J. Schmidt, a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. She […] Full Story