Date of Birth: February 14, 1944
Date of Death: September 25, 2018
October 1, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm - Our Lady of Fatima
October 2, 2018 - 10:30 am - Our Lady of Fatima
Catherine Stewart Carter, 74, of Huntington, died Tuesday, September 25, 2018. She was born on February 14, 1944 in Williamson, WV to the late Margaret Bronson Stewart and Frederick Fitzgerald Stewart. Catherine graduated from Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia in 1966 with a B.A. in Economics. Upon graduation, Catherine worked at Western Union until she found her true passion, teaching elementary school for many years. She was an active member of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Huntington.
Catherine is preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, John Marshall Carter, Jr. She is survived by her daughters, Mary Anne Carter and Margaret (Maggie) Kushleen Carter (both of New York City); sisters, Mary Stewart McQueen (Huntington, WV), Elizabeth Stewart Grenzebach (Wilmington, NC) and her aunt Lois Walden (Maysville, KY). She also dearly loved her nieces and nephews, Jane Jackson, Jamie McQueen, Elizabeth White, Stewart McQueen, Elaine Moran, William Moran, Sheila Carter, Madeline Carter, and Helen Carter; sisters-in-law, Mary Faith Carter, Anne Carter Moran, and Mary Lourdes Carter; brothers-in-law, Joseph F. Carter, James H. Carter, Benedict S.F. Carter, Marshall V. Carter, and Thomas M. Carter (Predeceased).
A rosary recitation and short prayer service, led by Rev. Paul Yuenger, will be held Monday, October 1st, beginning at 5:00pm at Our Lady of Fatima Church, Huntington, WV. A visitation open to the public will also be held on Monday at Our Lady of Fatima from 5:30pm – 7:30pm.
The funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday, October 2nd at 10:30am, Our Lady of Fatima Church, followed by a burial at Spring Hill Cemetery in Huntington. The Ladies’ Ministry at Our Lady of Fatima will host a luncheon after the burial.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Our Lady of Fatima Church or a charity of your choice are welcome.
From: Meghan Tamasco Sep 28 2018 3:16PM Maggie, Mary Anne and Family - I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. I know how much she meant to all of you - and this hasn't been an easy year by any stretch of the imagination. Please know that she is at peace with the Lord now - and an Angel to all of you here. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.
Meghan and John
From: CAROLYN L KENNINGTON Sep 29 2018 10:33PM Oh how I will miss seeing my dear friend when in Huntington. Catherine was my friend from our days, so long ago in Atlanta. She was one of those who is truly kind of heart. .She was a great wife and mother; and her girls Mary Ann, Maggie, and twin sister Mary will long for her. presence. From: Marcella T Oct 2 2018 5:52PM Dear Family, Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your mom. May you be comforted beyond measure as you reflect on the solid promise of a resurrection for all who have died. (John 5:28-29) Almighty God cannot lie, his promises are our guarantee and will soon become our reality. (Titus 1:2) JW.ORG