August 14, 2013

Patricia L. Short


---- — Patricia L. Short

Patricia L. Short, 72, Logansport, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, in the emergency room at Memorial Hospital.

Born June 18, 1941, in Logansport, she was the daughter of the late Doyne and Jean A. (Smith) Cripe. On Jan. 6, 1986, in Logansport, she was married to Thomas G. Short. He preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 2000.

A graduate of Logansport High School, people will remember Patricia from the many years she worked at the former Burger Barn.

Patricia was a member of Eagles Auxiliary Aerie 323. She enjoyed gardening and shopping. Patricia was an excellent cook. Her greatest pleasure in life was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren whom she adored.

Surviving are daughters and sons-in-laws, Trisha and Eric McCarty of Clymers and Deb and John Hiester of Logansport; son and daughter-in-law, Chuck and Deb Hickey of Logansport; step-daughters, Tammy (husband Tim) Miller and Teresa Short, all of Logansport; grandchildren, Scotty, Sara, Brittany, Jess, Johnathan, Cassie and Kayla; great-grandchild, Winry.

She was preceded in death by one stepson.

A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Fisher Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in Ever-Rest Memorial Park.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral chapel.

You may light a candle of hope, share condolences in her guestbook and view the video tribute online at