Catherine L. Hunt loved travel, friends

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 | 8:18 p.m. CST; updated 9:38 p.m. CST, Wednesday, February 20, 2013

COLUMBIA In an age when it was rare for women to work outside the home, Catherine L. Hunt wanted a career. After graduating from Stephens College in the early 1950s, she became a corporate secretary in Denver. She went on to become the secretary for the University of Missouri System Board of Curators.