Howard Hall "Howie" Larson

Howard Hall "Howie" Larson, 71, of West Bend, passed away at UAMS in Little Rock, Ark. on March 15, 2007, after a vigilant fight with multiple myeloma.

He was born May 27, 1935 in Marquette, Mich. to the late Dorothy and Howard Larson.

Losing Howie will leave a void in the lives of his spouse, Rhonda Larson; sons and daughters-in-law, Tom (Wendy) of Green Bay, Scott (Beth) of Rock, Mich.; daughter and son-in-law, Mary (Bill) Weber of Mequon; and daughter, Sue Kerans of Medina, Ohio; his grandchildren, Maxwell and Taylor Lord, Gunnar and Ahna Larson and McKinley Kerans; a sister and brother-in-law, Barbara (Stanley) Jones of Littleton, Colo.; his devoted canine companions, Wilbur, Guy and Sophie of West Bend, and the late great Frank.

Devoted friends and family far and wide will also miss Howie.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jill Larson.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the International Myeloma Foundation at www.

Private services will be held at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel in West Bend.