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Frederick P. Short
LINCOLN- Short, Frederick P., 66, of School Street, Lincoln died Tuesday February 28 at Florida Hospital Tampa.
He was born in Pawtucket, son of the late Frederick and Ada (Inglis) Short.
Fred was a graduate of Pawtucket West and served his country as a USA Ranger combat veteran in the United States Army during the Vietnam era. He was an active member in the Vietnam Veterans of America in Rhode Island and local Chapter 818. Fred is survived by his sister Dorothy and two sons Joshua and Zachary.
Calling hours will be held at Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Ave. Pawtucket Thursday from 6-8pm. Burial will be held Friday at 10am at RI Veterans Cemetery, 301 South Country Trl. Exeter, RI. In Lieu of flowers, donations in Fred Short's memory may be made to VVA Chapter 818. 333 Victory Highway, N Smithfield, RI 02896.