Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 11, 2013

Catherine Marie Stewart of Greencastle


Catherine Marie Stewart of Greencastle died Dec. 9 in Putnam County Hospital. She was 83.

Born Oct. 26, 1930, in Hendricks County, she was the daughter of the late Oliver and Goldie (Highland) Finchum. She married Benjamin C. Stewart Nov. 22, 1951, in North Salem. He survives.

Mrs. Stewart was a former member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in North Salem.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Belinda Kay (Steve) Witt: son, Jeffrey Lynn (Penny) Stewart; grandchildren, Angie, Tammy, Amber, Crystal, Amanda, Melissa, Jeremy, and Ethan; siblings, Marilyn, Don, Toot, Wendy, Larry, Trish, and Dinie; and 18 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by son, Douglas Cleo Stewart; and siblings, Bud, Gloria Jean, and Jim.

Services will take place at 1 p.m. Dec. 11 at Porter Funeral Home in North Salem. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in North Salem.

Visitation will take place at 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.porterfuneralhome.us.