Ralph “David” Short

Ralph "David" Short, age 45, of Fountaintown, Ind. passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2011. David was born on June 27, 1965, to Ralph Dallas Short and Agnes Ervine Wilcher whom still survive.

David enjoyed watching the Colts, Nascar and was a mechanic extraordinaire. Friend to many, loved by many, family to a blessed few, Hero to all.

He is also survived by his wife, Jamie Dunnichay Short; son, Xander James Short; daughter, Shelby Lynn Short; stepmother, Marian Short, mother-in-law; Ann Brant Dunnichay; father-in-law, James Robert Dunnichay; sister, Tracey Short Rindahl; step-sisters, Bonnie Wilcher Guzman, Kellie Wilcher Fannin; nieces; Bella Dhaenens, Dominique Guzman, Mya Wilcher, Paisley Ford; sister-in-laws, Amy Ford, Ellen Moan, Bonnie Dhaenens, Stacey Short, Missy Wilcher, Darla Short; brother, Joe Short; step-brother, Rick Wilcher; brother-in-laws, Jay Moan Darren Rindahl, JR. Fannin; uncles, George Short, Charles Short; aunt, Barbara Robinson, nephews; Andrew Short, Gavin Short, Graham Short, Patrick Ford, Drew Ford, Sam Moan, Ben Moan; and best friend, Dave Guzman; and several cousins.

David is proceeded in death by his stepfather, Richard Wilcher; Grandparents, Ina Ervine, Alma Short, Bob Myers and Joseph Short.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2011, at Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Shangrila Chapel, 1512 W. US Hwy 52, Carrollton, Ind., The family would like for the dress attire to be casual, Colts or Nascar, no dress clothes.

Contributions can be made to Pancreatic Cancer Awareness.

Online condolences can be made at bellmortuary.com.