9 December 1978 — 19 February 2014
Born in the village of Slobodo-Petrivka of Poltava region. Spent his childhood and boyhood in the city of Cherkasy where his parents and brothers live these days. In 2002 moved to Kyiv. Received a master’s degree from the National Transportation University as an engineer-technologist. Worked as an electrician at an auto service station in Kyiv. In 2008-2012 worked for the Embassy of Ukraine to Netherlands together with his wife. Was wounded in the chest, died in the 17th Kyiv hospital. Survived by his wife and a 7-month old daughter Yana. Buried in his native village.