Charlotte Shortridge

Nov. 18, 1953-Nov. 5, 2023


Charlotte Shortridge, 69, of New Market passed away Sunday evening, Nov. 5, 2023, at Franciscan Health Crawfordsville.

Charlotte liked gardening and planting flowers. She enjoyed going to art festivals and the farmer’s market. She liked to cook and enjoyed preparing meals for others, giving back in any way she could. She loved playing with her cat, traveling and spending time with friends. Most of all, she cherished her family.

Born Nov. 18, 1953, at Crawfordsville, she was the daughter of Fred Ingersoll and Geraldine “Jerry” Allen Ingersoll. She graduated from Crawfordsville High School, then worked in shipping and receiving at Alcoa (now CSI) where she was a very hard worker.

Surviving family includes: daughter Winter Adams of Crawfordsville and her long-time companion, Danny Shaw, as well as his family.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Phil Ingersoll.

A private celebration of her life will be announced later. Her final resting place will be at the Waynetown Masonic Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Burkhart Funeral Home.