Shortt0002 (2)Peacefully on Tuesday January 15, 2013 in Midland in his 80th year.  Carman of Collingwood, beloved husband of the late Lorna Shortt.  Loving father of Brian and his wife Nancy, Tom and Ron and his wife Kim.  Cherished grandfather of Alicia, Matthew (Holly), Nicholas (Valerie), Adam and Rachel and to great grandchildren Nolan and Ava.  Dear brother of Frank and his wife Ethel and Mike and his wife Claire.  Carman will also be missed by his nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner on Wednesday January 16, 2013 from 7 to 9 p.m.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 63 Elgin Street, Collingwood on Thursday January 17, 2013 at 11 o’clock.  Reception to follow.  Spring Interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery.  If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by Carman’s family.  For further information and  to sign the Book of Memories, log on to

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