WARSAW — Cory Benz worked as a paramedic for seven years before making a career change. He started as a volunteer firefighter in high school. Other firefighters suggested he attend EMS training and the department would pay for it. During EMS training, his instructors recommended he … Read More
WARSAW — Titus Funeral Home is holding advance funeral planning workshops on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at the Warsaw Public Library, conference room A/B. The workshop will include sessions at 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. This advance funeral planning workshop will be informative and hands-on for … Read More
WARSAW — Titus Funeral Home announces the addition of Mark Sponseller to the staff in the position of advance planning specialist. He will be guiding and aiding families in pre planning funerals before the need should arise. Sponseller is a licensed Indiana Life Insurance Agent. He brings over … Read More
Judy Arlene Buehle, age 79 at the time of her passing, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 25, 2017. Having spent much of her lifetime in Warsaw, she had been a resident of Miller’s Merry Manor’s Assisted Living for the last several years. Judy was … Read More
WARSAW — The staff of Titus Funeral Home announced on Tuesday morning, Jan. 2, that trusted funeral director and long-time employee, Cory Benz, has acquired the funeral home. In the deal reached with former owner, Kathy Titus, Benz assumed control of operations for the 61-year-old firm at the … Read More
WARSAW — Titus Funeral Home has been honored by the National Funeral Directors Association with the 2017 Pursuit of Excellence Award. This is the second consecutive year the 61-year old firm has been awarded the honor. Pursuit of Excellence Award recipients are known for consistently raising the bar on … Read More
WARSAW — Kathy Titus, funeral director and owner of Titus Funeral Home, has announced the promotion of long-time staff member Cory Benz to general manager. Benz, a licensed funeral director, has been employed with the firm for the past several years. During this time, he had worked closely … Read More
Jakob Gutwein Jr., 92, Warsaw, died Nov. 19, 2017, in Mason Health & Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending at Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw.
Gordon H. Vanator, 83, a lifetime resident of Kosciusko County, passed away at 11:19 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 in Fort Wayne’s Lutheran Hospital. One of two sons born to Robert “Guy” Vanator and his wife, Mary E. (Parker) Vanator, Gordon was born on June 2, 1934, in … Read More
Karen Lee Jefferson, 71, and a longtime resident of Warsaw, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Kingston Care Center, Fort Wayne. Born on Oct. 15, 1945, in Independence, Mo., Karen was the daughter of Walter Thomas Winkler, Sr. and Vivian Rutherford. Karen was married … Read More
Marcia M. Stokes, 83, passed away Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:05 a.m. in Grace Village Healthcare, Winona Lake. She was born Jan. 23, 1934 in Warsaw, to Merritt and Eva (Becraft) Hartman and was a 1952 graduate of Warsaw High School. In the fall of 1953 Marcia … Read More
Sheree Kay Konkle, 60, passed away from this life and through heaven’s gates at 10:15 a.m. May 30, 2017 in her Warsaw home surrounded by her family after a 19-year courageous battle with cancer. She was born August 18, 1956 in Granite City, Ill. to Loren and … Read More
Phillip Wayne Neff, 77, Warsaw, died Friday, May 19, 2017, in Miller’s Merry Manor. Arrangements are pending at Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw.
Ronald L. Wayman, 60, Bremen, died at 3:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in his Bremen home. Ronald was born on Jan. 11, 1957 in Stuttgart, Germany to Richard Wayman Sr. and his wife, Theresia. He had spent the last eight years living in Bremen but was a resident … Read More
Kenneth R. “Kenny” Whitaker, 63, Warsaw, died at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in his Warsaw home. Although he has been a long-time Warsaw resident, Kenneth was born on Aug. 29, 1953 to Lillian Faye Whitaker in Rensselaer. He worked as a shop attendant in Conley’s Barber … Read More
Kenneth Whitaker, 63, Warsaw, died at 6:50 a.m., Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in his home. Arrangements are pending at Titus Funeral Home. … Read More