Funeral for Canandaigua Navy pilot in Norfolk


CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (WROC) – A Canandaigua U.S. Navy pilot was laid to rest in Norfolk on Saturday.  

Lieutenant Christopher Carey Short was killed when his A-29 aircraft crashed at the Red Rio Bombing Range on June 22 in New Mexico. 

The cause of the mishap is under investigation. 

Lt. Short was commissioned into the Navy in May 2008 after serving in the Naval ROTC at the University of Utah. After that he served with multiple Carrier Air Wing units in the Virginia Beach area. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

WAVY Twitter Widget

WAVY Facebook

Trending stories