Natalie Chidlaw, 18 of Cary, NC passed away on 6/15/2013 after being struck by an automobile. Natalie was born on July 10, 1994 in Urbana Ill. She graduated from Holly Springs High School in 2012 and had future aspirations of attending college and working with pre-school children. Natalie was an active member of Raleigh Mennonite Church, was involved in youth activities and mission trips. She loved animals and young children and is remembered by her friends and family as a loving person who held many special gifts.
Natalie is survived by her mother Jamie Brauer of Cary NC., her father Chris Battershell of Champaign Ill,a sister Morgan Walters, and brother Cameron Walters both of Champaign Il. She also leaves behind Joann and Tim Trost, their children Nicholas, Buddy, and Alexis of Holly Springs, NC. June and Michael Adamio, of Fuquay Varina, NC. Bill Chidlaw of Cary, NC. Ruth, David, & Shelby Johnson of Monticello, Ill. Cathy & Chad Williams and their daughters, Casey and Lindsay Lance of Homer Ill. Tim & Donna Battershell of Champaign Il, and Tom Battershell of Tuscola Il.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests gifts be made to: Growing Together Preschool. This is a cause Natalie supported. Mail to c/o RMC, P.O. Box 25545, Raleigh NC. 27611 There will be a visitation from 1-3pm and a Memorial service at 3pm on Saturday 6/22/13 at Raleigh Mennonite Church which meets at Hope Charter Elementary School at 1116 N. Blount St. Raleigh, NC.