A resident of Chatham, M. Ann Ludwig died on Monday, March 20, 2006 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, at the age of 70. Born in Chatham, daughter of the late Stephen and Bernice (Fenner) Richardson. Beloved wife of Kenneth R. Ludwig for 45 years. Loving mother of Janice and Jerry Prelaz of R.R.#6 Thamesville and Nancy Ludwig and Nabil Tegaz of Milton. Grandmother of Amanda and Nicholas Prelaz and Nabil Tegaz Jr. Sister of Richard and Beverly Richardson of Tilbury, Sandra and Bruce McCullough of Sudbury, Stephanie Demers and Dick Creamer of Ottawa, Judy and Dale Atkinson of Tilbury, Bill and Jean Richardson of Ottawa, David Richardson of Niagara-on-the-lake and Robert Richardson and Diane Saccone of Toronto. Ann was a longtime member and organizer of the "Crazy 8's". Family will receive friends at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham on Wednesday from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2006 from the Funeral Home with Chaplain Fernanda Estoesta officiating. Cremation to follow. Donations, made by cheque, to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.