Joshua Wycoff, age 31, of Nevada, Iowa, died in Nevada on Monday, August 11, 2014.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, Augutst 14 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home in Nevada. A celebration of Josh’s Life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be sent online to

Joshua Alan Wycoff was born August 31, 1982, in Ames, Iowa, the son of Carl and Jill (Snoddy) Wycoff. He grew up and attended school in Nevada and graduated from Williamsburg (Iowa) High School. Most recently, Josh worked for Dan’s Lawn Care in Ames. He loved his family, playing disc golf, coaching and playing soccer, as well as the company of his many friends. Josh’s greatest treasure, however, was his son Noah.

Survivors include a son, Noah Paul Wycoff; his parents, Carl and Jill Wycoff of Nevada; a brother, Christopher (Melissa) Folkmann and son Grayson of Memphis, TN; two sisters, Jennifer (Michael) Sibley and daughters Eliza, Isabel, and Gwen of Garnett, KS, and Makenzie (Rob) Patterson and daughters Chloe and Gretchen of Boone; special friends, Steve, Cory, Jeremy, Mikala, and Heath; as well as other extended family members and a host of friends.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Floyd and Louise Wycoff; and maternal grandparents, Jack and Phyllis Snoddy.

Memorials in Josh’s name may be sent to 1145 K Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201. Ryan Funeral Home of Nevada has been entrusted with the care of Joshua and his family.