DOROTHY EMMA KUEHNERT, 93, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Hamilton House, Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Anna (nee. Solomon) Kramer. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Lake Township, the Allen County Farm Bureau, served as the County Women's leader, and the Willing Workers Home Extension Club. She is survived by her children, Donna (William) Koch, Gail (Linda) Kuehnert, Janet (Jeffrey) Crow, and Keith Kuehnert; five grandchildren, Deborah, Michelle, Laine, Justin, and Stephanie; four great-grandchildren, Trevan, Addison, Zoey, and Owen; sister, Louise Hockemeyer; and brother, Arnold Kramer. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Kuehnert; and brother, Edward Kramer. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Lake Township, 7914 W. Cook Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior to service. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at the church. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Arrangements by Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Homes, Wayne Street Chapel, 420 W. Wayne St., Fort Wayne. Memorials may be given to St. John's Lutheran Church, Lake Township Building Fund, Birchwood, of A-Day-Away, or Heartland Hospice. For online condolences, please visit


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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 20, 2013