In the book of Genesis there was a man named Enoch. He was the great-grandfather of Noah. He lived before the flood and interestingly he never died, but was taken up to heaven by God, shortly before Noah was born. I’m sure Noah must have heard many stories about his great-grandfather.
“Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him.” Genesis 5:24
In the book of Hebrews we can better understand why he was taken.
“By faith …