The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

January 17, 2013

Daniel K. Short Sr.

The Tribune-Democrat

BOLIVAR — SHORT – Daniel K. “Boone” Sr., 75, Bolivar, passed away peacefully at home Jan. 16, 2013. Born July 28, 1937, in Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., son of the late Kathryn and Washington Gill. Also preceded in death by loving wife, Patricia J. (Colbert) Short; and brothers, Ed and Jim Wagner. Survived by children, Daniel K. Short Jr., Bolivar; Randy Short, and wife, Janie, Clyde; Jeff Short, and wife, Maryann, Suffolk, Va.; and Lisa Durler, and husband, David, New Florence; grandchildren, Greg McCully, and wife, Lori, Chicora; Garrett Short, Clyde; Eden Dunham, and husband, Chris; and Sydney Short, all of Suffolk, Va.; and Brittany Hansen, Tayler Hansen and Hunter Durler, all of New Florence; and great-grandchildren, Myles and Blake McCully, both of Chicora. Boone was a retired coal miner, and a member of Bolivar American Legion. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, where service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Pastor James Sunseri, officiating. Interment, Germany Lutheran Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at

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