HOULTON – Howard Andrew Stevens, 42, died March 7, 2012, in Houlton. He was born June 1, 1969, in Penn Yan, N.Y., the son of Howard and Charlotte (Cyr) Stevens.

He was a graduate of Ticonderoga High School. He was known as a great truck driver, working for several trucking firms in the area. His handle was “Highway Howie.” He loved his family and enjoyed fishing.

In addition to his mother of Torrington, Conn., Howard is survived by his wife, Susan Stevens of Houlton; a daughter, the love of his life, Madison Shae Stevens; and a son, Tyler Dwyer; stepchildren, Aaron and Chelsey Stewart; a granddaughter, Paige, all of Houlton; two sisters, Julie Bassett and her husband, James, of Torrington Conn., and Sandra O’Connor and her husband, Patrick, of Fayetteville, N.Y.; and niece and nephews, Brandon and Logan Bassett, and Meghan and Matthew O’Connor. He was predeceased by his father, Howard P. Stevens.

Friends may call 1-2 p.m. Monday, March 12, at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water St., Houlton, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. with the Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to American Cancer Society, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074-7134 or to Bowers Funeral Home in Howard’s memory. For an online memory book and to leave condolences, please visit

www.bowersfuneral.com.