Christ Baptist Church
950 Jacksonville Rd
Burlington, NJ 08016
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Donald Shorter

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Donald Shorter

Donald Shorter was born January 2, 1937 in Toledo, Ohio. He died January 6, 2019 at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. Donald was born to the mother Pearl Shorter and father Richard Shorter in Toledo, Ohio. He graduated from Scott High School in 1953 where he played basketball and was the captain of the team. He graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelors Degree in Education.

After graduating Donald worked for the Cleveland Board of Education. Donald met his wife Mary Beatty ( Shorter ) and moved to New Jersey where he worked for Campbell Soup. He also worked in the U.S. Prison System. He leaves to cherish his memory three children Tralonne Shorter, Donyelle Shorter, Donald Shorter, Jr. He has a grandson Andrew. He is survived by his sister Evelyn Strickland.

Services will be Monday January 14, 2019 at Christ Baptist Church 950 Jacksonville Rd. Burlington, New Jersey 08016. The services start at 10:00 am with the funeral at 11:00 am.

Published in The Blade on Jan. 12, 2019
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