Brandon Scott Stone, age 32, of Quincy, died on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at 10:49 am in Blessing Hospital.
Brandon was born December 4, 1985 in Bryan, Texas, the son of Jimmie G. and Betty Freeman Stone. He married the love of his life, Alexandra “Allie” Stone, on June 8, 2018 in Quincy, Illinois. She survives.
Brandon was a 2004 graduate of Quincy High School. He loved being a chef and his career saw him at various Quincy restaurants including: One, Jorge the Crook’s, Spring Lake Country Club, On the Rail and most recently at the Red Light Bar and Grill.
Brandon enjoyed playing video games, watching “The Office”, and going fishing with his dad. He was a huge sports fan with an affinity for Texas teams: the Houston Astros, Dallas Cowboys, and the Texas A&M “Aggies”. Brandon also enjoyed concerts, especially if he could see Tool, his favorite band.
Brandon’s passion as a chef followed him home where he enjoyed dabbling with various recipes involving his meat smoker. He loved his “bird babies”, a parakeet, Titan and his cockatiel, Keenan. He was also quite fond of his dog, Bentley. Above all else, Brandon cherished spending time with his family and friends as they were the most important part of his life.
Survivors in addition to his wife, Allie, include his mother, Betty (Douglas Brunier) Stone of Quincy; a brother, Brian A. (Megan) Stone of Quincy; a sister, Leslie C. (Doug) Coleman of Quincy; four nieces and nephews, Sophia “Soapie” and Quentin Stone, and Nicholas and Alex Coleman; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Brandon was preceded in death by his father, Jimmie G. Stone, Jr., an uncle, Kenneth Stone, his grandmothers, Betty Kraatz and Mary Freeman, and his beloved dogs, Tequila and Buddy.
Services: Family and friends are invited to a memorial gathering on Thursday, November 8, 5-8 pm at Revelry, 121 N. 4th St., in Quincy.
Memorials: American Heart Association
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.