Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Navons in:
 • Mount Herzl National Cemetery
 • Jerusalem
 • Yerushalayim (Jerusalem District)
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ofira Navon
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1936
Death: Aug. 22, 1993

She was the wife of Yitzhak Navon, the fifth President of Israel. She was born in Tel Aviv, to Batya and Eliezer Resnikov, Prisoners of Zion from Russia. As First Lady, she established the Presidents Council for the Welfare of the Child. She worked with Jihan Sadat, wife of the Egyptian president, on rehabilitation projects for soldiers wounded in the Arab-Israeli conflict. She died of leukemia at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem at the age of 57.
Mount Herzl National Cemetery
Yerushalayim (Jerusalem District), Israel
Created by: julia&keld
Record added: Apr 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51728468
Ofira Navon
Added by: julia&keld
Ofira Navon
Cemetery Photo
Added by: julia&keld
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Beth J. M.
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service