Obituary – Mike Wyckoff

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Published Friday, December 18, 2020

Mike Wyckoff 

March 10, 1951 - December 16, 2020 

Mike Wyckoff, 69, passed away December 16, 2020, at his Cheraw home. He born March 10, 1951, in La Junta, to Harold and Dorothy (Bushorr) Wyckoff.  

He grew up on the family homestead in Arlington. He attended elementary school in Haswell and attended High School in Eads and completed a mechanics program at Lamar Community college.

He moved with his parents to Cheraw in 1974. He married Sherri Petramala in 1978; she preceded him in death December 19, 2001. He then married Pamela James in 2004. 

Mike was a lifelong farmer, rancher and customer harvester. He had a love for farming and custom harvesting. He was happiest on his combine during the wheat harvest season, but there was nothing he loved more than his family! 

He is survived by his wife, Pamela of the family home; daughter, Tiffany (John) Canaday, Jr. of La Junta; sons, John Daniel Wyckoff and Patrick (Cassie) Wyckoff both of Cheraw; stepson, August (Brandice) James of Pueblo; grandchildren, Rylee, Andi and Theodore; special nephew, Andy Miller and close friends, Dan Myers, John Negley, Billy Hugh and Rusty Jackson. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Dorothy Wyckoff; wife, Sherri Wyckoff; brothers, Gary and Dennis Wyckoff and step-son, Denny James.  

A graveside service will be held Monday, December 21, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at the Fairview Cemetery with Pastor Rod Coulter of the Seed & Supply Church in Las Animas. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arkansas Valley Hospice, PO Box 408, La Junta, CO, 81050 direct or through the funeral home. 

Arrangements were under the direction of Peacock-Larsen Funeral Home & Arkansas Valley Crematory. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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