Donald A. Anderson Posted: 2019-09-03 06:53:25

Donald A. Anderson


Donald A. Anderson, 59 of Gilberts, died peacefully on August 27, 2019. Don was born December 28, 1959 in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Shirley (Andy) and Mary D. Anderson. In 1997, he married Linda Lovelace. He worked as a tile setter. He was a kind, loving, humble, loyal, dedicated, hard working and generous husband, father, brother and friend. Don enjoyed gardening, collecting old posters, sports, scuba diving and many other hobbies that piqued his interest. His kind and generous spirit will be missed by all who knew him. Thank you for all the love and support from family, friends, coworkers, nurses and doctors who took care of Don while in the hospital and supported us.
Don is survived by his wife, Linda Lovelace Anderson and his children Alex Anderson, Janelle Anderson, Rachel Anderson and Leah Anderson. He is survived by his siblings, Carole (Bill) Sperling, Betty (Larry) Ozog, Richard (Terri) Anderson, Robert (Dawn) Anderson, Michael (Donna) Anderson and Raymond Anderson, as well as his uncle Dan Weber and aunt Elsie Weber, brother-in-law, Joseph D. Lovelace (Michelle) and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Don was preceded in death by his parents. Services will be held at a later date. For further information, please call DeFiore Funeral Home at (847)515-8772. Online condolences may be directed to

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Mike Petritis 2019-09-03 09:06:43

I never had the chance to work with Don but was fortunate to get to know him over the years. Don truly was a good man and he will be missed by his tile setter brothers. Linda, I wish you and the whole Anderson Family my sincere heartfelt condolences for the loss of Don.

Anne Campbell 2019-09-03 09:20:55

I am Soooo.. Very Sorry for your loss! I worked with Don for the last 9 months and he was just the nicest guy to work for! My condolences to you and your family.

Abraham Rodriguez 2019-09-03 13:02:03

My condolences to Don’s family Don was my forman for around 9 months. He was a great person and great boss. I learned a lot from him I am really sad for the loss of a stand up man You are in my prayers .

Mike colamussi 2019-09-03 18:54:07

Deepest condolences to the entire Anderson family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Mike Colamussi

Ken & Britta Weber 2019-09-04 07:37:08

Our deepest condolences to Linda and the whole family, your in our thoughts & prayers. Fond memories live on forever, we will never forget Don and his gentle spirit.

Christopher Chmelar 2019-09-04 08:18:52

So sorry for the family's loss, Don was a great kind hearted man. We will truly miss him.

Tom Piotrowski 2019-09-08 09:15:16

My deepest condolences to you and your family. Don was a great guy to work with, always easy going , and such a nice person. He will be missed.

Marty Asprelli 2019-09-09 09:58:32

I will NEVER forget you Don. One of the good ones. Rest in peace my friend. My condolences to Linda and the rest of your family.

Erick & Lina Smith 2019-09-23 16:07:46

My deepest condolences to u & ur family! U were such a kind soul & a pleasure to work with! U will forever be missed! God Bless U Don! Gone to soon! May u rest with the angels!