Joshua Nicholas Burrow was born with the name Myron Ramon Sandoval at Aztec, New Mexico on February 21, 1989. He and his sisters were formally adopted by Steve and Terry Burrow on February 29, 1996.
Josh was an active and fun-loving young man. He was part of the football, baseball, and wrestling teams at Oskaloosa Junior High School. He loved following the Iowa Hawkeyes, playing video games, and caring for his dog Troika.
After Josh's death on January 12, 2003, his classmates were asked to come up with words and phrases that described him. These were summarized on the sheet shown below.
The background music on this page is the modern praise song "Shout to the Lord", which was sung at Joshua Burrow's funeral at Central United Methodist Church in Oskaloosa.