Born ? ; Died 28/11/1918 ; Buried 30/11/1918 ; Age 34.
Died at the Normal School Temporary Hospital.

Death Notices:

SHORTER.-On the 28th November,1918, at the Normal School Temporary Hospital, of pneumonia following influenza, Emily Caroline, dearly loved wife of William Shorter; aged 34 years. Oh for a touch of a loving hand, And the sound of a voice that is still.

SHORTER.-On the 28th November, 1918, at the Normal School Temporary Hospital, Emily Caroline, dearly loved friend of E. M. (of pneumonia following influenza) ; aged 34 years. To memory ever dear. Inserted by her loving friends, E. and J. M.

Evening Post, 29 Nov. 1918  (Courtesy of Papers Past)

Headstone:

In Loving Memory Of
Emily Caroline
Dearly Beloved Wife Of
William Shorter
Died 28th Nov. 1918.
Oh For The Touch Of A Loving Hand.
And The Sound Of A Voice That Is Still.

Grave Information:

Karori Cemetery
Section: CH ENG2
Plot: 158 E
Record: 60228
Cleaned: 11/12/2016

Family Information:

Spouse: William Shorter
Children: William Hammond Shorter (b 1917)