Bruce K. Short, 79, of Beverly, died unexpectedly Monday, October 5th. Born to William and Frances (Bailey), he grew up in Lynn, MA. He is survived by his loving wife Carol A. (Staudinger) Short with whom he shared fifty eight years of marriage.
Bruce received a Masters Degree from Northeastern University and went on to work at Digital Computer Co. as a manager and engineer. He retired in 1998.
Bruce was a devoted family man and he enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren and working in his yard. He was an accomplished man whom served in the United States Army from 1955-1958, volunteered as a ScoutMaster for St. Johnís Troop of North Beverly and was a manager for Beverly Little League for more than 15 years.
Besides his wife Carol, Bruce leaves behind his children Donna Baker and her husband Kevin of Leominster, MA and Robert Short and his wife Lisa of Beverly. He is also survived by his grandchildren Joshua, Robert, Matthew, Christian, and Aja; his siblings Lois Lawrence and her husband Dick of Danvers and Jack Short and his wife Sue of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews. Bruce is predeceased by his son Kenneth Short and his brother Bill Short.
Visitation Friday 10:30-!2:30pm.
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