Tuesday, Oct 04, 2016
April 01, 1956 - September 24, 2016
Sutton, NH-Scott A. Evelyn, 60, of Baker Hill Road, died Saturday, September 24, 2016 unexpectedly.
He was born in Glen Rock, NJ on April 1, 1956. Scott spent his early years in Pompton Plains, NJ and became an ordained minister through Patria Ministries.
He lived in West Milford, NJ for about 25 years before moving to Sutton 11 years ago. He had been pastor at Christian Life Center in West Milford, NJ and the Bridge Pinnacle Mountain Church in Sutton, NH.
Scott served on the Board of Patria Ministries and also the Board of Indian Women’s Mission Center, as well as several churches.
The Lord and the church was Scott’s life focus, as well as his family, and he was very dedicated to it. He was a talented musician and song writer.
Members of his surviving family include his wife of 35 years, Barbara (Thiem) Evelyn of Sutton, NH; three children, Michael and Kelly Evelyn and their daughter, Jordan of Vernon, NJ, Jennifer and Anthony Acevedo of Sutton, NH and Jonathan Evelyn of Sutton, NH; his parents, George and Joyce (Massie) Evelyn of Pompton Plains, NJ; two brothers and their wives, Alan and Irene Evelyn of Valley Stream, NY and David and Jenny Evelyn of Ithaca, NY; two sisters and their husbands, Pamela and Neal Matarazzo of Pequannock, NJ and Patricia and Joseph Landon of Pompton Plains, NJ; nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. at The First Baptist Church, 461 Main Street, New London, NH.
Memorial contributions may be made to Patria Ministries, 4445 Crescent Rd. Irondale, AL 35210.