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Elsa Recob Short

Dover, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Death 28 Jul 1968 (aged 76)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 138130623 · View Source
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Topeka Daily Capital Monday 29 July, 1968, pg. 24:

Mrs. Elsa Short, 76, 612 Kansas, died Sunday in a Topeka convalescent home. She was born November 16, 1891 at Dover. She was a member of First Methodist Church, the auxiliaries of American War Dads and Veterans of Foreign Wars, and American War Mothers.

Survivors include a son, Leonard Short, Bladensburg, Md.; 2 sisters, Mrs. Dora Mitchell, Topeka, and Mrs. Mary B. Child, Waterloo, Iowa; 2 brothers, Urm Recob, Kansas City, Mo., and Fred A. Recob, Topeka.

Wall-Diffenderfer Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Burial will be in Topeka Cemetery.




  • Created by: Larry & Nancy(Dayton) Brooks
  • Added: 1 Nov 2014
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elsa Recob Short (16 Nov 1891–28 Jul 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138130623, citing Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Larry & Nancy(Dayton) Brooks (contributor 47160903) .