Published DateEvelyn Shortt, 88
ASHLAND — Evelyn Florence [Dicey] Shortt, 88, died at the Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen on July 9, 2013, following a period of failing health.
Born in Ashland on June 14, 1925, she was the daughter of Arthur R. and Ellen L. [Cross] Dicey.
Evelyn was a lifelong citizen of Ashland. She attended Ashland schools and graduated from Ashland High School in the class of 1943. She was employed as a supervisor at IPC in Bristol for many years.
Evelyn was a member of the Eastern Star, and the Ashland Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, gardening, and her family.
She was predeceased by her husbands, Haven Heath and Lewis Shortt; her daughter, Susan Tanguay on Feb. 5, 1980; a sister, Hilda Smith; and her brother, Arthur Dicey Jr.
She is survived by her son, Charles Heath of Bridgewater; her daughter, Joan Smart of Bristol; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday July 13, 2013, at Green Grove Cemetery, Main Street, Ashland, at 2 p.m.
Dupuis Funeral Home Ashland is handling arrangements.