Kristin Short

Obituary of Kristin Short

Kristin M. Short

May 7, 1980-December 8, 2017

Highland Mills, NY



Kristin M. Short passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh, NY. She was 37 years old. Daughter of Colleen M. Short-Gallegro and the late William J. Short, Kristin was born May 7, 1980 in Brooklyn, NY. Kristin was a Toll Collector for the N.Y.S. Thruway Authority in Harriman, NY.

She will be greatly missed by her loving mother, Colleen Short-Gallegro, at home; her brother, Brian W. Short and his fiancée Janet Sliger of Las Vegas, NV; and her grandmother Mary Short.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Avenue, Monroe, NY 10950. A Funeral Service will begin at 8:45 p.m. in the Funeral Home officiated by Rev. Michael F. Keane. Cremation will be held at Cedar Hill Crematory, Middle Hope, NY.

Memorial donations may be made to Pet's Alive at or by mailing to 363 Derby Road, Middletown, NY 10940.