Brady Russell Gaulke born September 19, 1992 at Mountain Home Air Force Base, ID. He was 26 when he passed away on May 19, 2019 in Nashville, TN. As his final act of generosity he donated his kidneys to needed recipients.
During his childhood he enjoyed spending time outdoors with all his friends playing and enjoying life. He was always devoted to academic excellence and graduated from High School on the Presidents Academic Excellence list at Liverpool High School, NY in 2011. He then attended The University at Buffalo, NY and received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in May 2018. From there, he moved to Nashville, TN to start his career and was employed by STAR Physical Therapy as a Physical Therapist. He devoted each day helping patients in and around Nashville, TN as well as continuing his education on the weekends. Brady loved life and living it to the fullest each day. He was free spirited and his passion was competing in Spartan races and Tough Mudders. He adored and loved his rescue dog, Jax. Brady will be deeply missed by so many he had touched over the years. He had a big heart and once he got to know you, you were friends for life.
He is preceded in death by his grandfather Russell Langer. He is survived by his parents Brian and Heidi Gaulke of Liverpool, NY, his brother Dakota, who is currently studying at the University at Buffalo for his Doctorate in Physical Therapy and will graduate May 2020. He is also survived by his grandparents, Anna Langer of Oconomowoc, WI and Ron and Judy Gaulke of Oconomowoc; his loving girlfriend Brittany Ciullo; uncles Werner, Larry, Bill, Gene, James, Brian and Kevin; his aunts Karin, Kathy, Aniko, Gelinda, Louise, Lynn and Renee.