On November 5, 2004, RUTH ELIZABETH (nee Taylor); beloved wife of the late Russell L. Short; devoted mother of Russell L. Short, Jr., Marie E. Rayner, Larry R. and George A. Short. Also survived by seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral Service will be held at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk, Inc., 7922 Wise Ave. on Monday, at 11 AM. Interment Oak Lawn Cemetery. Friends may call on Sunday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM.