Right Reverend Thomas Charles ShortellOctober 25, 1955 ~ April 28, 2017 (age 61)
The Right Reverend Thomas Charles Shortell, age 61, of Charlotte, North Carolina and Buenavista de Cuellar, Mexico, passed away Friday April 28, 2017 at CHS-North East Medical Center in Concord, North Carolina. Funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Friday, May 5, 2017, preceded by visitation for family and friends at 1:00 PM, at Davis Funeral Service of Monroe.
Bishop Shortell was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on October 25, 1955, was a Friar in the Order of Saints Francis and Clare; an ordained Priest and was consecrated Bishop in the United American Catholic Church in 2015.
Tom is survived by his husband of 20 years, Jose Gabriel Arizmendi Uribe; son Ryan Shortell and wife Amanda; daughter Carolyn Perez; son Craig Shortell; six grandchildren; sisters Maureen Desiderato and Kelli Brown; the mother of his children Charlene Shortell; and a host of relatives and friends.
Davis Funeral Service of Monroe is honored to serve the Shortell family.