Jennie K. (Short) Short

Born: Tue., Apr. 6, 1965
Died: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020


4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 05, 2020
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

Memorial Service

5:00 PM Wed., Feb. 05, 2020
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

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Jennie K. Short, 54, passed away on January 29, 2020 at her home in Angola, Indiana.

She was born on April 6, 1965 in Peru, Indiana to Carl E. and Laura M. (Smith) Short.  She graduated from Angola High School in 1983.

Jennie worked for over 25 years at Walmart in Angola.

Surviving is her mother, Laura M. Short of Angola, Indiana; son, Chris (Jamie) Burgett of Auburn, Indiana; brother, Carl C. Short of Baltimore, Maryland; sister, Gayla M. Henderson of Angola, Indiana and her significant other, Rick Strang of Angola, Indiana.  Also surviving are her three grandchildren, Mark Burgett, Christopher L. Burgett and Ethan Burgett all of Auburn, Indiana.

She was preceded in death by her father, Carl E. Short in January 2002 and brothers, Terry K. “TK” Short in 1976 and Leland E. Short in 2001.

Memorial Services will be at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at the Weicht Funeral Home in Angola, Indiana.

Visitation will be from 4-5 PM on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 prior to the service at the funeral home.

Final resting place will be in Jamestown Cemetery, Fremont, Indiana at a later date.

Memorials may be made in Jennie’s memory to Wounded Warriors.

Charitable donations may be made in Jennie's memory to the following organization:

Wounded Warriors

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Jessica R
   Posted Thu January 30, 2020
So sorry to hear about Jennie. My husband and i both worked with her over the years, she was a sweetie who made us laugh. She will be dearly missed.

Diana & Johnny Custer
   Posted Thu January 30, 2020
We are so sad to hear of Jennie's passing.
Johnny & I worked with her at Walmart and Jennie enjoyed hearing Johnny's stories which always made her laugh.
John & Diana

Michelle (Ridenour )Mason
   Posted Sun February 02, 2020
So sorry to hear of Jennie’s passing. I graduated with Jennie.

Rhenda slyvester
   Posted Tue February 04, 2020
I worked with Jenny at Walmart. She always was willing to talk and listen . She will be greatly missed

Rick and Dawn Baad
   Posted Tue February 04, 2020
We had the pleasure of getting to know Jennie through Rick. Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss.

Cindi Martin
   Posted Thu February 06, 2020
I am so sorry to hear of Jennie passing. I think she was only 7 years old the first time I saw her. I knew her a long time but hadn't seen her in quite a while. My prayers for all of the family. Cindi and Marty