LUDEMANN, Valmai Joyce (nee Buick) Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Ashburton Hospital on April 9, 2018 in her 97 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Ernie for 73 years. Loved mother and mother in law of Jennifer Read, Ray (Deceased), and Helen, Francie and Charles Carr, Murray, and Ian and Jill. Loved Grandma and great Grandma of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren . Messages to the Ludemann Family, c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Donations to the 13 Minute Christchurch Hospital Helipad would be much appreciated and can be left at the service. Special thanks to the Ward 1 Doctors and Nurses for their care of Valmai. A service for Valmai will be held at St David’s Union Church, Allens Road, Ashburton on Friday 13th April, commencing at 2.30pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.