Jessie Short

SHORT, Jessie Ellen (NEE Goodell)

August 23, 1916 ~ August 4, 2012


It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved mother Jessie Short.

She is lovingly remembered by her children, Jim, Louise and Verne, 9 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 4 great – great grandchildren.

Jessie was born in Chilliwack, the third of four children born to George and Maude Goodell.

Survived by her oldest sister May M. Allen and predeceased by her husband Frank Short, sister Florence Nilsen and brother Elmer Goodell.

The family would like to extend a warm thank you to all of her care-givers at the Ridgewood Lodge for their exemplary care during her 3 year stay there.


 A celebration of life was held at the IOOF Hall located at 46008 Reece Ave., in Chilliwack on August the 17th at 1:00pm.