Obit: Short, Frank
(1884 - 1958)
Contact: Ken Wood
Surnames: SHORT PAYNE VAUGHN MATOUSEK HEREID
----Sources: Marshfield News Herald - Monday 17 Nov 1958 Page 7
Short, Frank (11 DEC 1884 - 16 NOV 1958)
Neillsville--Frank Short, 74, a native of Clark County and resident of the area during most of his lifetime, died Sunday morning in St. Joseph's Hospital at Marshfield.
Mr. Short was born Dec. 11, 1884, on the home farm of his parents in Clark County's town of Washburn. He was educated in the Shortville School and worked with his father on the farm, where he was married Jan. 30, 1907, to Miss Dessa Payne.
Aside from nine years at Baraboo and Rochester, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Short spent all their married life on the home farm, which was purchased from his father's estate.
He is survived by his wife, two daughters, Mrs. Raynar (Marie) Vaughn, Washington, D.C., and Mrs. Louis (Helen) Matousek, West Allis; two sons, Kenneth Short, Neillsville, and Roger Short, West Allis; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A sister, Mrs. Peter Hereid, Alma Center, also survives.
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