Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 10, 2013

Catherine Marie Stewart of old Greencastle


Catherine Marie Stewart of old 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 long time resident of North Salem and a former member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a 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.

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 from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

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