AnnMarie H. Short

Published on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 19:28


AnnMarie H. Short, 83, of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born on Dec. 24, 1933, in Hartford, a daughter of the late Frank and Grace (Riley) Hurlock.

AnnMarie was the loving wife of Wallace Short of 67 years. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and holiday gatherings with her family. She was loved dearly and will be missed by all.

Along with her husband, Wallace, AnnMarie is survived by her daughter, Lisa Meccariello, and her husband, Peter, of Bristol; sons, William Short and his wife, Beth, of Clinton, James Short and his wife, Jane, of Bristol; grandchildren, Jesse Short of Meriden, James and Michael Short of Clinton, Allison Piantek and her husband, Jeremy, of Plainville, Dylan Short of North Carolina, Gavin Short of South Carolina, Nolan Short of Bristol, MaryMargaret Meccariello of Bristol, Jeremy Meccariello of Germany and his girlfriend, Stephine Michaud, of Bristol; great-grandchildren, Cole Berube Short, Jonah Piantek and Layton Piantek all of Plainville; brother, Francis Hurlock of Canton; and sisters, Eileen McCormick and her husband, Richard, of Maryland, Patricia Lavado of East Hartford. She is predeceased by her brothers, Allen Hurlock, Walter Hurlock and Milton Hurlock; and her sister, Regina Barone.

Much love to her niece, Debbie Halle, and her husband, Marty, whose visits brightened her day. A special thanks to Bristol Hospital and VNA Hospice for all their support during this time.

Services for AnnMarie will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Wounded Warrior Project online at or Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517.

To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or a photo, visit AnnMarie’s memorial webpage at .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 19:28. Updated: Tuesday, 31 October 2017 19:30.