Catherine E. Hunt age 92 of Salem, passed away on February 5, 2016 at Salem Crossing.

Born on May 29, 1923 in Salem, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Dempsey Benson and Ruth (Allen) Benson.

Catherine was a former employee at the Hilltop Noltings Grocery Store. She was a member of Westside Church of Christ.

She was a member of the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary and VFW Auxiliary both of Salem.

Survivors include: son, Gale Hunt (Rheadawn) of Salem; 2 grandsons, Bob Hunt and Chris Hunt both of Salem; 4 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: parents, husband William W. Hunt, and brother Lloyd Benson.

The funeral service will be at 11:00 AM Thursday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Salem. Viewing will be from 4-8

PM Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 AM until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery.