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George Olsson Short
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Birth: May 8, 1920
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 2003
Newport Beach
Orange County
California, USA

George Olsson Short was only 4 years old (his brother Billy 2) when their mother Artie Missy George Short died of tuberculosis. Their father Zola Oliver Short married Artie's older sister Goldie Alphy George, who raised the two boys along with two additional children of Zola and Goldie.
George married Mary Catherine Novotony "Mary Cate" and they had two children: Fred Olsson Short (1942-1970) and Susan Catherine Short (1945- ).
They divorced and George married Joan Pampinella in 1964 to whom he was still married at the time of his death.
George was seriously injured during the "Battle of the Bulge" in World War II while in the tank corps. The memoir of his World War II experience has been published in "An Ordinary, Extraordinary Life - George Olsson Short" Blurb press.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Zola Oliver Short (1892 - 1947)
  Artie Missie George Short (1897 - 1925)
 
 Spouses:
  Joan Pampinella Short (1934 - 2014)
  Mary Catherine Novotny Short (1918 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Fred Olsson. Short (1942 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Olsson Short (1920 - 2003)
  Billy Braswell Short (1922 - 1996)*
  Bobby Lee Short (1926 - 2012)**
  Betty LaNelle Short Bobsin (1928 - 2001)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pacific View Memorial Park
Corona del Mar
Orange County
California, USA
 
Created by: D. W. Short
Record added: Nov 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61385718
George Olsson Short
Added by: D. W. Short
 
George Olsson Short
Added by: D. W. Short
 
George Olsson Short
Added by: D. W. Short
 
 
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 Added: Feb. 2, 2016

- Billy Carpenter
 Added: Oct. 5, 2015
 
 
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