Christel Wallat Navratil, 76, passed away at her home in Vancouver, Wash., on Tuesday July 1, 2014.
She was born in Germany to Franz and Anna Wallat on April 10, 1938.
She married Don Navratil of Silver Lake in St. Mary’s Cathedral in Fargo, N.D., on Oct. 10, 1959.
She was an avid gardener and a constant volunteer at St. Joseph’s Church in Sliver Lake.
She is survived by her son Tom Navratil of Vancouver, Wash.; sister, Margot Wallat Iszler of Fargo, N.D.; nieces, Hannelore Wallat and Margrit Becker of Germany; and nephews, Tom and Mike Wallat of Seattle, Wash.