April 22, 1948 - January 9, 2014
MICHAEL JOHN TITMAS
Born April 22, 1948, went to be with our Lord & Savior on January 9, 2014. He was born in Aurora, Illinois & raised in Dallas, TX. Mike was a graduate of Highland Park High School in 1966, where he was awarded All American in swimming. He went on to swim at the Naval Academy & then SMU, where he earned the nickname “MADDOG” & a Conference Championship. After SMU, he started his own swim school, but spent the majority of his career in commercial real estate. Loving life & being around friends, Mike participated in Calyx, Terps, & Dervish Social Clubs. He devoted his time to the Park Cities YMCA Partners Campaign & received the Charles E. Seay Outstanding Leadership Award. His kindness & generosity to individuals & organizations will be remembered always. Mike is preceded in death by parents, John & Mary Anne & sister, Johnna & is survived by daughters, Kathryn & Torie.
A memorial mass will be held at St. Rita Catholic Church on January 15, 2014 at 10:00am with a reception to follow at SMU’s Perkins Natatorium. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Sisters of Notre Dame, Association for Independent Living, 2826 Storey Ln., Dallas, Texas 75220.
Arrangements are under the direction of:ARIA Cremation Service & Funeral Home 10116 E. NW Highway Dallas, Texas 75238 214.340.8008