George William Anderson, a resident of Colville, passed away on Jan. 4, 2013, at the age of 82. George was the oldest of 11 children. He was born on June 14, 1930 in Colville to Thomas Troy and Minnie Marie (Choate) Anderson.George is survived by his wife, Shirley Anderson, Colville; by his children, Bob Anderson and wife, Kelly, Liberty Lake; Sue Poe and husband, John, Colville; his step-children, Denise Rogers and husband, Bill, Evans; Debbie Marsh, Colville; Dana Cory, Spokane; Darcy Puett and husband, Rod, Colville; Diane Stanford and husband, Larry, Evans, and Darla Nez of Colville; 24 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.A Funeral Mass for George will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 12 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Please visit the online memorial and sign the guestbook at www.danekasfuneralchapel.com. Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory has been entrusted with the arrangements.