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Alanson Short, Jr.
Funeral Time: Friday, February 25th at 6:00PM
Alanson “Pop” Short, Jr., 92 husband of the late Marie Short, passed away January 15, 2022 in Lexington, KY. He was born January 1, 1930 in Port Ewen, NY to the late Alanson and Mary Short. He was a graduate of Rider College in NJ; a Korean War Veteran; a member of Beaumont Presbyterian Church; and retired from IBM. Mr. Short is survived by his children, Alan Short (Suzanne) of Monroe, NY and Mary Hartsek of Lexington, KY; loving grandchildren, Julia and Katherine Hartsek of Lexington and Mel Short of NY; a sister, Beverly Ferguson of Cameron, TX; a brother, Billy Short (Dorothy) of Sarasota, FL; and several nieces and nephews. Besides his wife and parents he was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie; and a sister, Elizabeth Eagle. Memorial services will be 6:00 PM Friday February 25 at Kerr Brothers – Harrodsburg Road visitation will be 4-6 PM Friday at the funeral home. THE FAMILY HAS REQUESTED ALL TO WEAR MASKS. In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of our Dad (Pop) are suggested to GleanKY, 628 N. Broadway, Lexington, KY 40508 or Lexington Humane Society, 1600 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40504