Martha Ann ‘Marty’ Grant, 86, Santa Claus

Martha Ann “Marty” Grant, 86, of Santa Claus, passed away at 10:28 p.m. on Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at Brookside Village in Jasper.

Marty was born in Jasper on July 8, 1932, to Alphonse and Marie (Betz) Koch.  She married Russell Herbert Grant on October 16, 1976, in Vincennes.  He preceded her in death on June 21, 2017.

She owned and operated a floral store in Vincennes for many years.

She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish-St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Santa Claus.  

She enjoyed playing golf, landscaping, cooking, and decorating.

Surviving are four children, step-children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

Preceding her in death beside her husband was one brother.

A Mass of Christian burial for Martha Ann “Marty” Grant will be held at 11 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Santa Claus, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

A visitation will be held from  9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. CDT Mass time on Tuesday at St. Nicholas Catholic Church.  
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Parish, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or a favorite charity.  

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