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Tony Dunaway

May 21, 2023

Burial Date: May 27, 2023

Fares J. Radel Funeral Home-Kellogg May 27, 4 p.m.

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Tony “Nash” Dunaway, age 59, passed away on May 21, 2023, at home. He was born on March 16, 1964, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Elmer Dunaway and Johnetta Dunaway-Whalen. Tony attended Anderson High School and graduated in 1982. He attended Southern Ohio College on a basketball scholarship. Tony was self-employed as a carpenter and as a kitchen and bathroom remodeler. His hobbies included sports, playing drums in a band, and attending Indy car races. Tony is survived by his daughter Adelaide Jean; mother Johnetta Dunaway-Whalen; stepfather Michael Whalen; brother Dave (Brenda) Dunaway; sister Staci (Billy) Owens; sisters in law Becky Dunaway and Peggy Foster; niece Amber Dunaway; nephews Zak Dunaway, Wyatt Owens, and Aiden Owens; friend and neighbor Rob Sauter; and many others. He was preceded in death by his brother Kirby Dunaway and father Elmer Dunaway. A gathering will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2023, from 2pm until time of service at 4pm at the Fares J. Radel Funeral Home-Kellogg. The family suggests donations be made to SPCA Cincinnati in honor of ‘Shadow’ and ‘Lucy’.