On 18 April, 2023 of Mortlake.

Much loved wife of Mervyn.

Loved mother and mother-in-law of Brian and Virginia, and Leanne.

Adored nanna of Ben.

Aged 83 years.

Funeral Notice

ServiceApril 24, 2023 - 2:00 pmShaw Street Mortlake , VIC Venue: St James Church Mortlake

HAMPSON. – The Funeral Service for VALMAY will be held at St James Anglican Church, Shaw Street, Mortlake on MONDAY (April 24) commencing at 2.00pm. The cortège will leave at the conclusion of the Service for the Mortlake cemetery. Condolences can be offered on webpage


  1. Hello mummy, I miss you. You were the best, kindest, strongest and loving mum anyone could wish for. I love you lots. Billy and Biscuit miss their nana too.

    Leanne Hampson April 24, 2023
  2. We will miss our dear sister in law greatly. A lovely kind lady. Memories of great times spent when Val was there for me at our wedding 50 years ago. R.I p. mate.

    Steve and Glenda April 23, 2023
  3. Long and beautiful friendship for 60 years. Happy memories love Gwen Baskett

    Gwen Baskett April 22, 2023
  4. Valmay was a loved niece of Isabel and Harry Gore (both dec) and also a loved cousin of their daughters Nancy, Joan, Betty (dec.) Margaret, Debbie and their families. We extend our deepest sympathy to Merv, Brian and Virginia, Leanne, Ben and the Rooke family. A caring and kind lady now at rest, Valmay will be missed by many.

    Gore Family April 22, 2023
  5. As Keith and Julie said, so very blessed to have Valmay as a sister. Loved by us all and will be dearly missed.

    So many treasured memories which will always be with us.

    Love you Val….

    Ivan, Lynn Shane and Allan

    Ivan Rooke April 22, 2023
  6. My condolences to Merv, Leanne, Brian and Family, Valmay was a Grand Lady and is deeply missed. Our Lives have been made better having known her. Rest In Peace with your Sisters Valmay.

    Terry McCarthy April 21, 2023
  7. Farewell to our dear friend Valmay and deepest condolences to Merv and family from the Members and Executive of the Naval Association Australia South West Victoria Sub Section.

    Secretary NAA SW Vic April 21, 2023
  8. How lucky we are to have had a sister such as Valmay.
    Lots of fond memories over many years to be recalled in the days ahead.
    You were truly loved and will be so sadly missed by ourselves and our family.

    Keith and Julie

    Keith Rooke April 21, 2023
  9. Deepest condolences to Uncle Merv, Brian, Leanne, Virginia, Ben and the Rooke family.
    Fondest memories of spending holidays at nans only to be sent to Aunty Val’s for the day, which we loved. Her famous sausage roll recipe will forever be remembered and made with love. The kindest lady I’ve ever known who will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved her.

    Robyn and Terry Jose April 19, 2023
  10. Vale Aunty Valmay, one of the kindest, most hardworking and decent women you’d ever meet. Many fond memories of visits to Mortlake many years ago. Condolences to to Uncle Merv, Brian & Virginia and Leanne.
    The Rooke sisters are together again.

    Michelle Griffith April 19, 2023
  11. Sincere sympathy to Merv, Leanne, Brian & Virginia and the Rooke family.
    Fond memories of a very dear cousin who will be sadly missed.

    Sue and David Bartlett April 18, 2023