James “Slim” Dunaway

James “Slim” Dunaway, age 27, died Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at CGH Medical Center.

James was born on February 23, 1991 in Marion, Ohio the son of John and Kathryn (Bushman) Dunaway.  He was employed with Perfect Tree Service in Sterling for 6 years.

Survivors include his parents, John and Kathryn Dunaway of Sterling; four daughters, Arsenia of Rock Falls, Sydney, Madelyn and Jamie all of Sterling; his Fiance`, Candi Garcia of Sterling; one sister Nicole Ferguson of Franklin Grove; two brothers, William “Jack” Dunaway II of Caldonia, Ohio and Jonathan Ferguson of Prophetstown; maternal grandparents, Bonnie Moreno of Sterling and Steven Bushman of Sterling.

He was preceded in death by one son, Santiago Allen; paternal grandparents William C. and Loretta Dunaway.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 2:00-8:00 PM Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the Rock Falls American Legion Post 902, Rock Falls.  Cremation rites have been accorded.  Arrangements were completed by the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established to help with funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com