Lafe D. Short
Lafe D. Short
  • February 14, 1930 - August 21, 2017
  • West Chicago, Illinois

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Lafe D. Short, 87, passed away at home on August 21, 2017. Beloved husband 56 years of the late Charlene E. Short (nee Kressman). Loving father of Jesse (Linda) Short, Debra (Bob) White, Robert (Irene) Short and Cheryl (Paul) Beutell. Cherished grandfather of Susan White, Ashley White, Rachel (Chris) Sliwa, Joshua Short, Matthew Short, Sarah Short, Jacob Short, and Caitlin Beutell. Dear brother of Melva Dean Lauderdale. Proud recipient of Pace Million Miler Award and service in the United States Army during the Korean War. Memorial gathering at Cypress Funeral Home on Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to:Illinois Sheriffs' Association, 401 E. Washington, Suite 1000, Springfield, IL 62701. Or visit: For information call the Funeral Home at (630) 653-7666.