Timothy Alan Stechman

Timothy Alan Stechman

Asheville - Timothy Alan Stechman, 45, of Asheville, NC passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013 following a courageous battle with brain cancer.

He was born in Newport Beach, California and resided in Asheville for the past 27 years.

He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Sarah Moe.

He is survived by his loving wife, Paula Stechman, his daughters, Amber, 12, Jaden, 10 and Raina, 3, his father, Derek Stechman, his step-father, Russell Moe and his step-brother, Eric Moe.

Tim had played drums since childhood and music was a huge part of his life. He enjoyed producing his own music with many of his musician friends.

Tim was a hard worker, faithful husband, loving father, and devoted friend. He was a member of North Asheville Baptist Church and loved to volunteer his time every week to help with the Music Ministry.

He left his mark on everyone that knew him and will be dearly missed but we rejoice that he has gone home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to W.N.C. Brain Tumor Support, 7 Vanderbilt Park Drive, Asheville, NC 28803 (828) 255-7776.

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Jan. 20, 2013