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Denver C. Short, 79

Marshallville — Denver C. Short, age 79, of Marshallville, died Monday, April 17, 2023, at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster, following a period of declining health.
Denver was born on March 26, 1944, in Orrville, to the late Franklin and Vesta (Hall) Short and married Margaret Jeanine Starling on December 12, 1987, in Marshallville.
He graduated from Smithville High School in 1962 and worked as a Lab Technician for the Quality Castings Company in Orrville for 42 years, retiring in 2002.
Denver enjoyed flea marketing, playing the lottery,and had a passion for restoring old cars.
Surviving are his wife, Jeanine Short; two sons, Rodney Short of California and Randy Short of Florida; step-son, Mike Brown of Wadsworth; step-daughter, Chrissy Brown of Orrville; two grandchildren, Austin Brown of Cleveland and McKaylee Mowrer of Orrville; and a great grandson, Bentley VanSickle of Orrville.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Nolan and Dale Short.
There will be no services and cremation will take place.
Memorials may be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691,
Auble Funeral Home in Orrville is handling the arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at

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