Brandon Wayne Guilfoyle-Pace age 22 of Greeley, KS died June 15, 2019.
Brandon was born November 29, 1996 in Olathe, KS. He is the only child born to Rodney James Pace and Anita Marie Guilfoyle. He grew up in Osawatomie where he attended school. Graduating with the Osawatomie High School Class of 2015.
After graduation, Brandon went into the workforce. He worked at the Osawatomie State Hospital, Arby’s, Walmart and Fedex. Then he started working for Lakemary Center in Paola. Brandon loved working with the kids at Lakemary and would refer to them as “his kids”.
Brandon loved sports. Since a child he tried every sport that was offered. In high school, he ran cross country, played basketball and played baseball. Then recently he played flag football with this friends. Brandon enjoyed watching the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals but the KU Jayhawks were his favorite.
Along with sports, Brandon was very involved with Boy Scouts. He earned his way to being an Eagle Scout. He worked as a staff member at H-Roe Bartle Scout Reservation in the Pearce & Arrow camp for 3 years. He enjoyed fishing. Brandon is known for always trying to make people smile and laugh.
Brandon was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Jim Pace, maternal grandparents Carl & Christine Guilfoyle, Uncle Carl Wayne Guilfoyle and Brother Nickolas Brey.
Survivors include parents Rodney (Vicky) Pace of Gardner, KS and Anita Guilfoyle Pace of the home, sisters Ashley Heartsill of Lenexa, KS, Destiny Pace and Dana Pace both of Gardner, KS. Uncles Martin Guilfoyle of Greeley, KS, Jason Guilfoyle of Osawatomie, KS, Ron Pace of Columbia, MO, Steve Pace of Columbia, MO, Barin Menaugh of Salisbury, MO, Bandon Pace of Springfield, MO, and Jimmy Pace of Oklahoma City, MO, Aunts Judith Maloney of Blue Springs, MO, Brenda Harwig of Overland Park, KS, Jan Adams of California, and Christina Ralls of Oklahoma City, OK. Great Aunts Ora Belle Guilfoyle of Fort Scott, KS and Kay Clark of Troy, KS. Along with 25 cousins, other family and many friends.
Pallbearers include RJ Pace, Dylan Pace, Gregory Guilfoyle, Daniel Dees, James Carter-Douglass, Jacob Unruh, Jasten Bechtel and Zach Guilfoyle. Honorary Pallbearers include Mariah Guilfoyle, Malcolm Guilfoyle, Josh Unruh and Dominick Nichols.