Rev. Melvin L. Short, d. Dec. 3, 2013 Wednesday Dec 4, 2013 at 11:12 AM Rev. Melvin Lee Short, age 85, of Manhattan, died Dec 3, 2013. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday at the East Heights United Methodist Church, Wichita. Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, Manhattan, is in charge of arrangements.