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(May 19, 1937 – December 12, 2015)

Elizabeth V. Shortt Elizabeth V. Shortt, 78, of Midland, died on December 12, 2015 at MidMichigan Medical Center. Elizabeth was born on May 19, 1937 in Highland Park to the late Chester and Minnie Lewis. On January 15, 1955 she married Robert L Shortt and they celebrated 60 years together. Elizabeth was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She worked in retail at Hudson?ÇÖs for over 15 years. Elizabeth enjoyed crocheting, traveling, shopping, riding her bike and square dancing. She was always very proud of her clean house.Elizabeth is survived by her husband, Robert, son, Robert Shortt III, daughter, Susan L. (David) Miller, and seven grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Noma Markos.Elizabeth was predeceased by her son Danny Ray Shortt, and 4 brothers and sisters.A funeral service will be held at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Friday, December 18, 2015 at 6:00 pm with Pastor Cory Herthel officiating. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Friday from 4 pm until time of service. Burial will take place at Edenville Cemetery on Monday, December 21, 2015.Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Seventh Day Adventist Church.On line condolences can be left at smithminer.com.