Howard Keith Anderson passed away on October 24, 2009. Howard was born on October 5, 1931 in Salina, Kansas. Howard married Sharon Van Fleet on June 23, 1957 in Salemsborg, Kansas. In 1958 they moved to Colorado Springs. Howard retired from School District #11 after 30 years. Howard's favorite thing in the world was watching his grandchildren in their many activities. He also enjoyed fishing, watching the Broncos and NASCAR. Howard is survived by his wife Sharon, daughters, Kathy Davis, Kim (Shane) McClendon, Kristi (Paul) Perea, six grandchildren Kevin, Kelly (John), Shayna, Walter, Katie, Hayden, and great-granddaughter Teagan. Brother Stanley (Eva), sister Ione (Earl), many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Blenda Anderson and brother Vernal. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, 3027 N. Circle Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80909. Memorial Service will be held Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:00 AM at The Springs Funeral Services, 3115 E. Platte Avenue.