Tsepun Andrew Mikhailovich was the participant of Euromaidan.
He was born on October 14, 1978 in the village Kozhukhivka, Kyiv region. He lived in Kyiv. In 1995 he graduated the lyceum №100 «Separation" in Kiev in 2001 – radio faculty of Kyiv International University of Civil Aviation (now - National Aviation University).
He worked as a sales manager of hardware (armored doors, wrought iron items). He opened his own business selling the hardware, but the crisis has forced it to close. Recently, he worked in the firm "KyyivSpetsStal."
In winter 2013-2014 years he was active in the Revolution of dignity, self-defense Cossack Square. During the confrontation in the center of Kyiv on duty at checkpoints at the entrance to the capital to stop for refreshments approach "titushky" and men "Berkut".
In the evening of February 20, 2014 Andrew Tsepun was with other activists on checkpoint duty at the entrance to Kyiv from Gostomel highway. On the night of February 21, 2014 after the rotation around midnight he went home. In the morning his body was found on the street in Kiev on Verbolozniy Kurenivka with traces of beatings and ill traumatic brain injury incompatible with life.
He was buried in the cemetery of the village Kozhukhivka Kyiv region.
According to President of Ukraine Decree №890 / 2014 of 21 November 2014 for the civic courage, patriotism, heroic defending constitutional principles of democracy, human rights and freedoms, selfless service to the Ukrainian people identified during the Revolution of dignity Tsepunu Andrei Mikhailovich was posthumously awarded the title Hero of Ukraine and the Order "Gold Star".
He was awarded the medal "For sacrifice and love for Ukraine" (UOC-KP, 06.2015, posthumously).
On October 13, 2015 in Kiev on the facade of the National Aviation University (Prospect Komarova, 1), where Hero studied, the memorial plaque was established.
The wife and the son remain.