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“We knew Harold from Sunset car club. He was a very nice man and will be missed by all that knew him. ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Jim & Olivia Beavers - Bellevue, MI

“I'm so very sorry for your heartbreaking loss! My love and prayers are with all of you ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Stephanie Pumfrey - Friend

“Our deepest condolences to Todd, Trixie, Trudie and grandchildren. He was a good friend and neighbor for many years. He will be missed. Death of a...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Barbara & Carter Bunch - TN

“I would like to Thank each and everyone of you for sharing thoughts , memories and all your kind words, I really enjoy reading through all the...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Trixie Titus - Springfield, MI

“Dear Trudy, I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved Dad. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. He has now joined his love Sue and they will...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Jo Garrett - Battle Creek, MI

“Harold (Harry) was a very nice man. I met him & Chip through the old car shows. He will be missed. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Tom Seiser - Martin, MI - Friend

“I remember Harold because in June of 1978 he purchased a male Dalmatian puppy from us. Did Harold breed Dals and could Chip be descended from that...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Edite Balks Walter - Ceresco, MI

“With deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences. May God's love,peace and blessings comfort you during this time of loss and always !5nYrH ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Mr. &a Mrs. O.D. Collins - MI

“Harold was a LEAP YEAR Baby-born on Feb. 29, 1940. I had a fun lunch with him at SUNRISE CAFE a few days before his actual 20th /80th birthday. We...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: CASIMER(CAZ) DZWIK - BATTLE CREEK, MI

“I met Harold several years' ago when I moved into my home on 29th St.(yellow home). I had a Dalmatian at that time and we were talking about how...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Marianne Wells - Springfield, MI

“Harold i sure will miss you. Rest high on that mountain. Prayers to the family and friends. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Sandra Sincler - Gobles, MI

“Harold aka Big Daddy @ Post was a great co-worker and friend. He was always in a good mood, loves joking around and scaring you when you didn't know...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Rita VanDerwall - Friend

“I knew Harold from bowling the love of race cars and dog's he will be missed. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Raymond Szybowicz - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry for your loss Trixie and family! I know you were very close. He will be greatly missed! ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Vicki Ralston - Willow, AK

“Harold and Chip were members of the Sunset Cruisers Car Club and so are we. They will be very much missed by all of us. We will miss his laugh and...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Ralph & Suzie Worden - Climax,, MI

“I first met Harold at Gilmore car museum on Wednesday night cruise ins when I worked there . He and chip ! Then at kalamazoo speedway we sat in the...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Kim Burgess - Kalamazoo, MI

“It's been 10 years since I saw Harold. Along with Mary Hoffman we went to Washington DC some years ago. We had a great time. He was a great guy...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Bonnie Howard - South Pasadena, FL

“Harold, aka, Chip's Dad will be missed by all of us who attend the Wednesday night Gilmore Cruise-Ins, of which he was a faithful attendee. I will...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: David Berlien - Delton, MI


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Harold D. "The Kid" Titus, age 80, of Springfield died peacefully at home with his loving family at his side on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. He was born in Battle Creek on February 29, 1940 the son of Dallas and Veva (Baldwin) Titus and graduated from Springfield High School. A very hard & dedicated worker, over the years Harold worked at Sullivan Dairy, Clark Equipment and retired from Post Cereals.

Harold married the "Love of His Life", Sue Ann Seymour in Battle Creek on October 27, 1962; she sadly preceded him in death on January 5, 1996. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Judith Titus; and two brothers, Gerald & Robert Titus. Harold is survived by his children, Trixie L. Titus, Trudie L. Titus, both of Battle Creek, and Todd H. (Kim) Titus of Portage; three grandchildren, Cameron Spears, Alexandra Spears, and Katlynn Titus; and his loving dog & companion, "Chip".

Harold was a wonderful family man that truly loved life, laughing and being a jokester. He also enjoyed classic cars & car shows, stock car racing, bowling, drives in the country, snowmobiling and camping, but his family and his Dalmatians were everything to him. Harold was a member of the Misfits & Sunset Cruisers car clubs, the Masonic Lodge, the AFLCIO at Clark Equipment and the Grain Millers Union at Post.

Due to the recent Government Regulations and the large number of people who knew and loved Harold, a private family service has been held and a public celebration of Harold's life will be held at a later date. Please omit flowers and in lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to Kindred Hospice, the Humane Society of South Central Michigan, the Sunset Cruiser Car Club, and/or Maple United Methodist Church. Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek.