Maj. Michael S. Evarts, age 41, of Concord Township, a U.S.
Army veteran, passed away Jan. 17, 2011, in Tikrit,
Iraq. He was born Nov. 21, 1969, in Cleveland. Mr. Evarts was a
pharmaceutical sales specialist for Schering- Plough Pharmaceuticals. He was
also a 17-year member of the U.S. Army as a reservist who had been called to
serve his country on two separate deployments. Maj. Evarts served as an
executive officer with the 256th combat support hospital in Iraq, working during
Operation New Dawn.
Survivors are his wife, Monique (Telencio) Evarts of
Concord Township; two children, Zachary and Lukas Evarts; parents, Bill and
Marylyn Evarts of Mooreland Hills; brother, Daniel (Tray) Evarts of Hingham,
Mass.; sister, Paisley (Stephan) Frishholz of Avon, Colo., and mother and
father-in-law, Myron and Donna Telencio. He is also survived by many loving
nieces, nephews and other family members.
Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m.
Saturday at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 9925 Johnnycake Ridge Road, Concord
The family will receive friends 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 3 to 8
p.m. Friday at the Brunner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 8466 Mentor
Ave., Mentor. Interment will be at Mentor Cemetery in Mentor.
In lieu of
flowers and other heartfelt offerings, contributions may be made to the "Major
Michael S. Evarts Memorial & Boys Trust," 60 W. Southington Ave.,
Worthington, OH 43085.