Raylen Wyckoff, 4, of Salina, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on March 31, 2015 in Tulsa; the son of Casey and Megan (Riley) Wyckoff. Raylen was a fearless little boy who had a passion for the United States Navy Blue Angels. He was affectionate and loved everyone. He was all boy and loved climbing, and doing all those things that little boys love. Raylen attended Salina Schools and looked forward to going to school, going fishing and riding in the boat. His daddy and his brother were his best friends and he loved to spend time doing things with them. Raylen also loved feeding the ducks at the Pryor Park, riding horses, and spending time with his dog, Sadie. Raylen had a bright smile and loving personality. He leaves this world much too soon, but leaves his family and friends many memories to cherish.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 23, 2019 in the First Baptist Church in Salina with Pastor Steve Waechter officiating. Burial will follow in the Ross – Mayes Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, August 22, 2019 in the Shipman’s Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Hearts of Steel Foundation at 6778 E. 130th Place South, Bixby, Oklahoma 74008. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Raylen is survived by his parents, Casey and Megan (Riley) Wyckoff of Salina, Oklahoma; brother, Jhett Wyckoff of Salina, Oklahoma; maternal grandparents, Mark and Kathy Riley of Chelsea, Oklahoma; paternal grandparents, Gary and Jana Wyckoff of Salina, Oklahoma; maternal great grandfather, James Marrs of Sperry, Oklahoma Oklahoma; paternal great grandparents, Tump and Reba Benham of Salina, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; paternal great grandmother, Shirley Wyckoff of Locust Grove, Oklahoma; aunts, Whitni Wyckoff and fiancé Ricky Miller of Wagoner, Oklahoma, Amanda Shultz and husband RJ of Verdigris, Oklahoma and Amy Wyckoff of Inola, Oklahoma; uncles, Cody Vanover of Spavinaw, Oklahoma and Clint James of Spavinaw, Oklahoma; cousins, Bryson and Blayklie Schultz of Verdigris, Oklahoma; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his maternal great grandparents, Irene Marrs and Hank and Edith Vanover, and paternal great grandfather, Elmer Wyckoff.