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Evan Gorjup

EVAN ANDREW GORJUP age 28, beloved son of Robert and Sharon (nee Fritz); dearest brother of Desiree Cohen (husband Pastor Joshua) and the late Hope Noelle and LeeAnn Nadine; devoted uncle of Michael; cherished grandson of Robert and the late Agnes (nee Selesky) Gorjup and the late Billy and Anna  Greene; loving nephew of Mark, Joyce and Jerry Lienert, and Robert Fritz;  dear cousin and friend of many.

Evan was born on January 15, 1990 in Cleveland and passed away on November 17, 2018.  He was a landscaper by trade.  Evan enjoyed writing and recording music of all kinds.  He was a very talented musician.  Evan loved to play basketball and watch the Cavs play.  He encouraged others.  Evan was extremely generous, very social, outgoing, funny, witty, loving, and very giving.  He had a strong faith.  Evan will be dearly missed.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Friends of Recovery, Tikvah Home for Men, PO Box 226, Willoughby, Ohio 44096. Celebration of Life Service Monday, November 26, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Calvary Assembly of God, 28870 Chardon Rd., Willoughby Hills, Ohio 44092. Burial following at Western Reserve Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Evan at THE CHURCH MONDAY 11-1 PM. ARRANGEMENTS BY DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS

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  1. Praying for Gods perfect comfort and healing for all my family. We will miss Evan dearly. We take comfort in knowing we will see him again. This is see you later, not goodbye. That is the comfort we take in knowing God has made a place for all of us and Evan is there rejoicing in the presence of the Lord. We love you Evan, see you later.

  2. Evan, you were an incredible person and I will always miss you! I’ll see you up there buddy!

  3. Sincerest heartfelt condolences to the family.

    I asked the Lord – couldn’t you rescue him ? The Lord replied: “I have”.

    “Do you not know, have you not heard ? The Lord is the everlasting God. He will not grow tired or weary and His understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak . . . ” Isaiah 40:28.

    May the Word of God come ALIVE and sustain you during this very difficult time. Holy Spirit only You can comfort.

    All My Love and Prayers

  4. Isaiah 41:10

    10 So do not fear, for I am with you;
    do not be dismayed, for I am your God.
    I will strengthen you and help you;
    I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

    I will see you again my friend, he’s keeping my other half whole until I see you again. Until then I know your safe in the hands of your lord.

  5. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I have no words other than to ask that the Holy Spirit comfort you and blanket you with his perfect peace as he consoles you and strengthens you. I ask that He would help you to stand. Stand on the promises of God and know that Evan is watching over you. Sending much love and prayers your way.

    Kim Brown (Formerly Pringle

  6. Greatest condolences in this dark time. May the Lord be your light, may He comfort you. My deepest sorrow for your loss.

  7. Patti and Chris Pennza

    We are so sorry for your loss. Evan will be missed so much. He always had a way to make you smile when talking to him. Love and HUGS. May the Lord Jesus wrap his loving arms of comfort around you and your family and give you the peace of God.

  8. Your beautiful Evan!!! I wished I would of had the pleasure of knowing your son an lil brother an his sweet soul an his bright light.His smile was so full of life an love. His excitement an fire for JESUS was extraordinary !!! Evan your now safe in the arms of JESUS no more pain an suffering FREE at last singing an jamming to our KING of GLORY !!!

  9. gail & edward wiersch

    Our sincere sympathy for the loss of your son

  10. Sara and Dietrich Hartung

    Very sorry to hear about your son.Lots of regards from Sara and Dietrich Hartung in Sweden.
    One day you will meet him in heaven

  11. So sorry for your loss

  12. I am so sorry. Praying for you and your family. God loves you all!

  13. So sorry to hear of your loss, but know that Evan is at rest in the Father’s arms. My prayer is that God will be there to comfort you and your family in this time of grief.

  14. Desiree Pastor Josh and family,
    Keeping you all close in the thought and prayer.
    Standing in faith and the hope we have in Christ that we will someday be reunited with our loved ones.

    In Christ’s love,

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