Obituaries » Robert Titus
October 7, 1928 - June 26, 2022
Robert “Bob” Eugene Titus, 93, died at his home in Collins on Sunday, June 26, 2022.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 8, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Collins Christian Church (303 Main St., Collins, IA) followed by a luncheon and private graveside service.
Bob was born in Rhodes, Iowa on October 7, 1928, to Donald and Dorothy “Marie” (Marlow) Titus. He graduated from Collins High School in 1946, when he began farming with his dad. He married his sweetheart, Alta Holseid, on January 8, 1950, in Nevada, Iowa, and lived in rural Collins until moving to the edge of town in 1951. Bob continued to farm with his father and later his sons. He always made time for visits with friends and family members.
Bob is survived by his wife of 72 years, Alta; three sons, Jim (Patty), Jack (Ann), and Jeff (Miriam); six grandchildren, Stephanie (Jason) Seelow, Neal Titus, Jennifer (Adam) Sisson, Nicole (Daron) Rameyer, Jana (Nathan) Michael, and Brian Titus; and thirteen great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Dorothy Holland.