Brady Thomas Fuchs, 28, of Omaha, Nebraska, (formerly of Byron, Minnesota) died on Wednesday, August 24, 2022.
Brady graduated from Byron High School in 2012 where he was an Honor and Triple Academic All-State student. He was very active in football, basketball and track. After graduating high school, he went to the University of Wisconsin in Madison, then to the University of Minnesota, graduating in 2016.
He was later accepted into the Physician Assistant (PA) Program at USD in Vermillion, SD, where he excelled in his program, and was chosen as the Student Representative for the South Dakota Academy of PA's. He graduated from PA school in 2021. He was working in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the Children's Hospital in Omaha, NE, and recently accepted a new position in Denver, CO in Orthopedic Neurosurgery.
Health and fitness were very important to Brady. He enjoyed going to the gym, sports of any kind, fishing, golfing, traveling and hunting. Brady had a kind, gentle heart. His compassion for everyone was larger than life. To say he deeply loved his family is an understatement.
He is survived by his parents Patti Fuchs of Byron, MN; Tom and Annette Fuchs of Byron, MN; his sisters Kaitlin (Brandon) Paxton of Rochester, MN; Brooke Savage (Dan Loveday) of Marina del Rey, CA; and Morgan Savage of Rochester, MN; his niece Izzy Paxton of Rochester, MN; grandparents Elaine (Dale) Lukes of Glenville, MN; Herman (Janet) Liebenow of Plainview, MN; Darlene McFarlane of Rochester, MN; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers Deane Fuchs and Jack McFarlane. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at Byron United Methodist Church in Byron, MN. A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home in Rochester, MN, as well as one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at Byron United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to NAMI SE MN, 1700 N Broadway Ave Unit 104, Rochester, MN 55906.
Brady is fiercely loved by his family and will be truly missed by all who were honored to know him.
Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Fuchs family; to share a special memory or condolence, please visit www.ranfranzandvinefh.com.