Dominic Alan Howard of Hudson, Wisconsin passed away at home on Saturday, September 30 of 2023. He was born in Waukon, Iowa on December 8 of 1969. He was raised in Menomonie, Wisconsin but also spent quite a bit of time in Lancing, Iowa visiting his grandmother. Dominic married Billie Jo Thalacker on July 17 of 1993 and they went on to have two children. While he was studying for his undergraduate degree, he worked at the Olympic Flame in Eau Claire,Wisconsin; a job he would talk about fondly for the rest of his life. He then went on to work at the University of Wisconsin – Stout while studying in his masters program. He graduated with a masters in psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Stout. His career path led him to being an IT project manager for several different companies. Dominic had many hobbies that he enjoyed such as cooking/baking/canning, gardening, spending time with his family and his dogs, watching ancient aliens, and practicing Spanish on Duolingo. Dominic will be remembered for being a witty, humorous, intelligent and strong man. No matter what obstacle stood in front of him he never gave up on pursuing his goals. He will also be remembered for his social personality and how much he cared about his friends and neighbors and how he prioritized showing them that he cared in many different ways; whether it was bringing them food or baked goods or just being there to listen. Dominic was also a beloved father and husband who will be greatly missed every day by his family, whom he loved dearly. Dominic is survived by his wife, Billie; his children, Heather and Chandler; His mother, Mary Howard; His Stepdad, Sig Howard; his brothers Justin, Chris (Jen), and Brian; along with many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews; and many friends. He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Gertrude “Gretchen” Sanchez; his father, Gregory Sprau; grandparents Ernest “Ernie” and Elizabeth “Liz” Howard; grandparents Jacob and Lois Sprau; and mother- and father-in-laws, Patricia and William “Bill” Thalacker; and many more loved ones. In honor of Dominic’s wishes there will not be a service held. Cremation Services provided by Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.