Martha Grant Jaworski

Jaworski, Martha Grant

Martha passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 16, 2014 in Carlsbad, California.

Martha was born in Glendale, California on February 28, 1927 to her late mother and father, Sarah and Alfred Grant. She is preceded in death by her first husband Robert Witton, her second husband Wiktor Jaworski and her brother Alfred A. Grant III; and survived by her sister Jane Jennings, her son Robert Witton (Lori), and her granddaughters Julia Witton and Andrea Witton. Martha was a loving daughter, sister, wife, aunt, mother, and
grandmother and she will be greatly missed by all her family.

Martha was a young ingénue growing up in Brentwood, California where she met her first husband Robert Witton. She was a bathing suit model for designer Rose Marie Reid prior to the birth of their son Rob. She was a devoted mother to Rob and they shared a life full of love and laughter. She enjoyed traveling the world with her second husband, Wiktor and also with her son and family. She devoted much of her life to volunteering in the hospital, first at Santa Monica Hospital and later at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena where she also contributed much of her time as a hospice volunteer. All who knew her were drawn in by her beautiful smile, positive outlook, and gracious charm.

Private services will be held in Los Angeles on January 25, 2014. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to your local Humane Society or to the .

Published in Pasadena Star-News on Jan. 22, 2014