Martha E. Peznowski, of Sunrise Drive, Mountain Top, passed away on Tuesday at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre on June 4, 1941, a daughter of the late David and Martha Kisslo Morris.
Martha was employed in the advertising/classified departments of The Times Leader for more than 30 years. Prior to the birth of her children, she was employed by the Royal Globe Insurance Co.
She was a member of St. Jude Parish, Mountain Top.
Martha was the founder of the Luzerne County chapter of the Mother of Twins Club.
She had a great love of animals, enjoyed swimming, going to the beach and her many trips to New York City with her family and friends.
Martha was a vibrant, intelligent woman with a witty sense of humor. She had a zest for life and was a loyal and caring wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
Martha was preceded in death by her brother, David Morris.
Surviving is her husband of 45 years, Jerome F. Peznowski; daughter, Michelle Beth Peznowski; son, Jeffrey Peznowski and his fiancee, Linda Jeziorski; two grandchildren, Noah and Isabella; and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Jude Church, Mountain Top. Family and friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Martha's memory to the Luzerne County SPCA.
George A Strish Inc Funeral Home
105 N Main St Ashley, PA 18706
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 28 to Aug. 29, 2013