Lenore S. Dunaway, 82, of Cowden, passed away Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at home. She was born March 10, 1934 in Merrill, WI, the daughter of Elon and Katherine (Buschel) Harrison. She married Howard Dunaway on June 9, 1952 and he preceded her in death on May 13, 2014. She was a homemaker and cook at the Cracker Barrel in Effingham for many years. Lenore was a member of Cowden Christian Church and the Cowden Order of Eastern Star. Lenore is survived by her children: Gary Howard (Kathy) Dunaway of Yorktown, VA, Steven Lee (Betty) Dunaway of Peoria, Edward Alan (Susan) Dunaway of Lakeside, AZ, Karen Sue (Ralph Jr.) Riley of Altamont and Kathy Jo (Dave) Shea of Gloucester, VA; 14 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and sister Katie West of Cowden. Lenore was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one grandchild. Funeral service will be Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. at Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Cowden. Visitation will be from 2p.m. until the time of service. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service at 4:00pm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to HSHS St. Anthony’s Hospice. Lenore’s family invites family and friends to share a story or light a candle in her honor at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.