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Family Testimonials

Our family takes great pride and comfort in providing truly exceptional care and compassion for the families we have served for the past 30 years. We serve every family with the honor, dignity and respect they deserve and we are committed to the philosophy of constant improvements to the funeral experience at Short Funeral Home.

We serve people of all faiths and nationalities, and strive to meet the unique needs of each family who comes to us. We are grateful for those families who have shared their comments with us - and now with you.

Local People Serving Local People has been the hallmark of our business. We are here for you whenever you need us.

Bill and Philip Short

Thank you for all of the special things you folks do. Your thoughtful words and generous ways were greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Rah and Nancy Seymour

Bill and Phil, Thank you for all of your help. I found your service and support outstanding during difficult a time in our lives.

Ed Lizzotte

Thank you so much for all of your help during a time when I really didn't know what I was doing. You all were so kind and thoughtful... and I knew you were anyway. Thanks and God Bless


Thank you so much for all you did for my family. I appreciated it so much, as did my entire family. Everything was handled just the way I wanted it to be, by you and your staff.

Edna Nordheim

Bill, Words cannot express how great you were with me and my daughters when we went to you to arrange for Ed's funeral. You were business-like and patient with us and he service you took charge of for us were most comforting. I am very grateful for all of the paperwork you handled. You and Phil make a great team. I have told people that at such a traumatic time they could not find anyone better to have around to take charge. Gratefully.


Bill, I could not let the day go by without getting this short note off to you to let you know how impressed I am with you and your staff. As the past Worcester County Commander of both the American Legion and the AMVETS, and I attend a lot of funerals. Going back to your funeral home for several friends and family members, I have seen what a first class operation and staff you have on hand. With your son, Phillip, joining you I know you will continue to carry on such fine service to the citizens of Marlborough and the area. God bless your efforts.

John Thomas Mahan, Worcester County Service Officer

I am dropping you a note personally to say Thank You for the lovely service that was performed for my mother. I would like to send my heartfelt gratitude.

Tracy Mann

I want to thank you for the kindness and attention to detail you showed to me and my family at the passing of my husband.

The planting of a tree in his memory in the forests of Mass. is something my husband would have treasured and which I hold close to my heart. It gives me such a warm feeling to know that some where in Mass. there is a living tree in his name.

Mary Brissette

I want to thank you for having a young tree planted in memory of my brother. The kind gesture is greatly appreciated.

Isabelle Swartz

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