Bronie Short

Bronie Short, 61, passed away at Richard L. Roudebush V. A. Hospital on Aug. 31, 2012. Born Feb. 7, 1951, to the late Thomas E and Thelma P (Hunt) Short in Shelbyville, Ind.

Bronie served in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam era from 1971 to 1973.  He was employed at Zesco Inc. as an Installation Supervisor for more than 18 years when he retired in 2011.  He served his community as a volunteer member of the Greenfield Fire Department. Bronie was an avid camper and Harley Davidson enthusiast. He was a member of the local VFW, the American Legion post 119 and the American Legion Riders association.

He is preceded in death by his brothers, James and John Short.

He is survived by his wife Charlene (Huffman) Short, a daughter Laurisa Short; sons, Casey (Heather) Short and Bronie Ray (Amanda) Short from Greenfield. Two stepchildren Clifford Branscum and Sara Haynie of Greenfield, six grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.

Funeral service will be 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home Pasco Chapel Greenfield, with visitation from 3 p.m. until time of service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society can be made in Mr. Short’s memory.

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