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Samuel S. Short

September 18, 1964 ~ June 10, 2021

Samuel S. Short, 56, of Vero Beach, Florida, passed away June 10, 2021.

He was born September 18, 1964 in Baltimore, MD and had been a resident of Vero Beach for 46 years.

Sam, following in his father’s footsteps, worked as a cabinet maker in Vero Beach.

He leaves his memories to be cherished by his loving companion, Donna Patteson; a sister and several nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents, Warren and Carolyn Short.

A celebration of Sam’s wonderful life will be held 4:00 PM, July 11, 2021 at Conn Beach: 4200 Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL 32963. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County,

Arrangements are under the direction of Millennium Cremation Service, Vero Beach. Condolences may be shared online at



June 17, 2021, 10:08 pm

So sorry for your loss! Always keep the memories in your heart❤️

Julie Lisle

June 18, 2021, 12:26 am

Deepest sympathy Donna and to all of Sam’s family. May he rest in everlasting peace. Love and prayers.
Julie and Buddy Lisle ❤️

Donna Hammill

June 19, 2021, 12:58 am

Wow, my lifelong friend, I am So sorry for the family and all of us his lifelong friends. May you rest in Peace, we will meet again

Glen Addison

June 22, 2021, 12:51 am

My deepest heartfelt condolences to friends and family of Sam.

John Hannaford

July 5, 2021, 4:10 pm

I just found out about Sam. We were best friends when we were growing up. He was like my brother. I haven’t seen Sam since the 1990’s. My thoughts go out to his family and friends. He was such a fun and cool guy. I will always have great memories of him.

Dane Pfarr

July 10, 2021, 4:11 pm

We’ll miss you Sam. Dane and Janine Pfarr

Annemarie Rossmell

July 10, 2021, 4:22 pm

He was a wonderful person. He will be missed by many. Rest well.

Joe Gallaher

July 18, 2021, 2:55 am

Deepest condolences… Sam, Rest In Peace Brother. You are missed my friend.

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