Howard “Howie” D. Anderson, age 62 of Maiden Rock, died peacefully on Friday, September 21, 2012 at his home. He was born the son of Lyle and Marjorie (Rundquist) Anderson on April 10, 1950 in Plum City. He attended Pepin High School, graduating with the class of 1968. After high school he joined the National Guard. Howie worked for Wieser Concrete and the Pierce County Highway Department. He was a member of the Plum City and Maiden Rock American Legion. He enjoyed hunting, socializing with family and friends and tinkering with cars and tractors. He loved spending time on his Harley. Howie was a humble, generous man who truly cared for his family and friends. He is preceded in death by his father, Lyle Anderson; wife, Connie Anderson; and infant brother, Don Lynn Anderson. He is survived by his children, Terri (Dave Johnston) Anderson, Lee (Dawn) Anderson, Kevin Anderson; grandchildren, Nathan Johnston, Lee Johnston, Tyler Anderson, Alyssa Anderson; mother, Marjorie Anderson; siblings, Bruce (Jill) Anderson, Ken Anderson, Kim Riley; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A Funeral Service was held on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11 am at Calvary Covenant Church in Stockholm. Visitation was held on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 from 4-8 pm at the Bakken-Young Funeral Home in Maiden Rock and on Wednesday from 10-11 am at the church. Interment was in Marie Lund Cemetery in Lund. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Maiden Rock.