Dorothy "Dot" Gudakunst, 71, of Fort Wayne, passed away on October 17, 2017 in Fort Wayne.\nBorn on March 10, 1946, she was a daughter of Glenn & Dorothy J. (Adams) Gudakunst. She spent her formative years in Fort Wayne.\nDot began her employment with G.E. before retiring from BAE Systems Controls on December 31, 2002.\nShe enjoyed spending time with all her nieces and nephews and you could count on her to be there for you at any time. She will be greatly missed by all of her family.\nDorothy "Dot" is survived by her only brother, Fred Gudakunst; many nieces and nephews and several great and great great nieces and nephews.\nShe is preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Adelee Clifton in 1994 and Jeanette Grier in 2002.\nVisiting hours will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on October 20, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Calling also one hour prior to the service\nServices will begin at 10:00 AM, at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on October 21, 2017.\nBurial will follow at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne.\nIn lieu of flowers please make memorials to the Family, C/O Sheets & Childs Funeral Home.\nOnline condolences to the family at www.sheetsandchilds.com.