Evan was born in Albuquerque on October 17, 1968. After a lengthy battle with cancer, he died in the V. A. Palliative Care Unit in Albuquerque on March 4, 2024.

He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Brandvold (December 9, 2022) and a daughter, Tonika (1990-1991).

He is survived by his wife, Dionne, his mother, Lynn, his sister, Beth Wiese (Daren), his stepchildren, Leslie Saupitty, Colin Saupitty and his children, Keith, Kevan and Alyssa. He also leaves nine grandchildren and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Evan graduated from Socorro High School in 1987 and served in the Army from March 15, 1991, to March 14, 1995.

He will be missed by many. If desired, donations may be made to the Disabled Veterans Association.