WARREN - Harvey Hiram Titus, 88, of Warren, died Monday morning, Feb. 24, 2014, at Cedar Creek Health Care Center in Warren.
He was born July 13, 1925, in Ashtabula, the son of the late Blaine Todd and Ada Guise Titus. He lived in Wisconsin and Oregon for many years before moving back to Warren.
Harvey was a 1943 graduate of Williamsfield High School and was raised in the Andover-Williamsfield area.
He served in the U.S. Army in the Pacific Theater during World War II for nearly four years, first in artillery and then as a radio repairman in the signal service. After the service, he attended MIT.
He worked in a stamping plant for 30 years in Wisconsin, and after retirement in 1987, moved to Oregon.
Harvey was of the Protestant faith. He was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling, the outdoors, bicycling, walking and photography.
Harvey is survived by many nieces and nephews, including his two caregivers, nieces Linda Ward and Donna (Gordon) Finnegan, both of Warren. Several great-nieces and -nephews also survive.
Two sisters, Jean Canankamp and Martha Gearhart, and two brothers, Blaine and Elroy Titus, have preceded him in death.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday and one hour prior to the noon funeral service on Tuesday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel in Warren, with Pastor Allan McCracken officiating.
Burial will be in North Jackson Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded.