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Robert E. Short
(11-25-1932 - 09-06-2019)

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 Robert E. Short, 86, of Huntley, IL formerly of Elgin, IL, passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019 at Sherman Hospital, Elgin. He was born on November 25, 1932 in Elgin, IL the son of Edward and Irene (Tasnadi) Short. Bob was a Veteran, and served in the U.S Army during the Korean War. He was a Mason, and worked in the area for many years prior to retirement. Bob was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He will be deeply missed.

Survivors include his wife: Rosa (Dalby) Short, whom he married on July 18, 1959; his children: Kelli (Jim) Ambroso, Kathi (Todd) Schuldt; and nephew, Ken (Karen) Siffrar; grandchildren: Michael (Kathleen), Matthew (Ashley), Mark (Jaclyn), and Melynda (Matthew), David Novak, Nicole, Jackie; great grandchildren: Colleen, Cylleen, James, Leah, Everett, Levi, Elijah, Sedona, Asher, Ezra;
His brother: Richard (Pat) Short of Lake Carroll, IL
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a daughter: Loren Short.

A celebration of Bob's life will be held on Saturday, October 5th with visitation to he held from 3-6pm, family sharing time at 6-7pm, ending with a US Army Honor Guard and Flag presentation at 7pm. Services will be held at the Laird Funeral Home 120 S. Third St., West Dundee, IL. For more information, 847-741-8900 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com.

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