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Aug. 13, 1945 - Dec. 12, 2013

Harry T. Titus, a towing service owner-operator, died Thursday in Buffalo General Medical Center. He was 68.

Mr. Titus was born in Buffalo and was a graduate of the Buffalo Public Schools. He owned and operated A Better Towing Service on the East Side, which included car sales and services, for 12 years. He was a tow truck driver and before that was employed at Light’s Towing. He also drove a tractor-trailer for Just in Time Trucking and worked as a cabinetmaker for Interval International.

Mr. Titus enjoyed working on and restoring cars and motorcycles. He was also proud of having attended the Woodstock concert in 1968.

“He was a father figure for family and friends and a role model on how to be a good man,” said his son, Jason L.

Other survivors include Mr. Titus’ wife, the former MaryEllen Reusch; a sister, MaryLou Pritchard; and two brothers, Pete E. and Robert L.

Services will be held at 8 p.m. Monday in Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home, 3000 Delaware Ave., Kenmore, preceded by a wake at 5.