Donald A. Anderson, age 89, of Atlanta, died Wednesday, March 6, 2013. He is survived by daughters, Ginger & spouse Tom Sale, and Kathy Welsh, grandsons, Tommy Sale, Charles Sale, Robert Welsh, Andy Welsh, & their spouses, 1 great-granddaughter, and his companion of over 20 years, Marie O'Karma. Mr. Anderson was a friend of Bill W. for over 40 years. He was a decorated veteran of the WWII Battle of the Bulge, receiving 10 different medals including 2 Bronze Stars. Mr. Anderson was a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University and was a member & coordinator with Mercer Senior University. He was active in the Masonic Lodge #95 F.&A.M., receiving many honors and awards. Funeral service for Mr. Anderson are scheduled for Saturday, March 9, 2013, at 1 o'clock in the afternoon in the chapel of H. M. Patterson & Son, Spring Hill; interment to follow at Crest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 11 o'clock until the hour of the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta or the Atlanta Humane Society.