Stanley D. Short, 65, of Everton, passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana.

A lifelong resident of Fayette County, Stanley was born July 8, 1956, one of three children of Robert “Birchel” and Lottie Reynolds Short. He was a 1974 graduate of Connersville High School and also attended Wabash College and Ball State University.

For over 30 years, he worked in the office assisting the owners of Hassler Dry Cleaners.

Stanley had a passion for all forms of music and was the family’s music trivia expert. He loved attending concerts with family and friends.

Stan was also an avid reader and enjoyed watching sports. He had cheered on the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field and was a lifelong fan of University of Kentucky basketball.

Survivors include a sister, Robbie Friend Worley of Everton; five nieces and nephews, C. Daniel (Beverly) Friend of Connersville, Dean R. (Jeannie) Friend of Connersville, Bette (Mike Scher) Jones of Connersville, LuAnn M. (Adam) Gatti of Waterford, Pennsylvania, and Andrew L. (Jodi) Short of Marysville, Ohio; and a sister-in-law, Brenda Short of Sheffield, Pennsylvania. He is also blessed with a number of great nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Stanley is preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Keith Short; and a brother-in-law, Gene Worley.

A Celebration of Stanley’s Life will be held at a future date. Private interment at Little Children’s Home Cemetery will be held at the convenience of the family. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Memorial contributions in memory of Stanley may be made to the Little Children’s Home Cemetery or to a charity of the donor’s choice.