Howard Keith Shortridge, Sebring, Ohio

Dean's Funeral Home

October 12, 2020

Howard Keith Shortridge, Sebring, Ohio - obit
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SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Howard K. “Gumby” Shortridge, age 61, passed away Monday, October 12, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.

He was born April 28, 1959 to the late Howard B. Shortridge and Sharlene T. (Johnson) Shortridge.

He is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Kevin Tucker) Shortridge and Heather (Pat McAfee) Shortridge; son, Brian (Tiffany Lautenheiser) Shortridge; sisters, Theresa Ann Shortridge, Cynthia (Shortridge) Miller, Lillian (Tyrone) Sholes and Kimberly Shortridge; brothers, Troy (Kim) Kerns and Robert Shortridge; grandchildren, Kameron, Quiana, Kyron, Aperele, Alex, Brayden and Alyssia; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, as well as his ex-wife and caregiver, Brenda (Cunningham) Shortridge.

Howard was a graduate of West Branch High school.

He also was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He loved his country and was proud to serve.

He was a member of the Romanian Society.

He enjoyed fabricating motorcycles, woodworking, playing guitar, playing bass and listening to blues music.

A Celebration of Life will take place at The Roma Society, 570 Warehouse Street, Alliance on Sunday, October 24 from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Friends and family may share their online condolences at Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home Sebring.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Howard Keith Shortridge, please visit our floral store.

A television tribute will air Thursday, October 15 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.

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