Noah Kelley was a dinosaur-loving boy who had an infectious personality. On the Monday morning, his parents Jacqui and Matt Kelley went to wake the youngster for childcare but instead made the horrific discovery.
Family friend Natasha Walta informed Yahoo7 News that the family was suffering "unimaginable heartbreak".
Noah's cause of death is not yet known as the family are still waiting on autopsy results.
In the meantime, Walta has set up a GoFundMe page to raise $1000. At the time of writing, over $38,000 has been raised in the past five days with people continuing to donate to the family.
The fundraising page stated that the family plan to celebrate Noah's life in a Wiggles-themed funeral next week.
Although the were no suspicious circumstances involved in his death, Daily Mail reported that police are still investigating the death.
This article originally appeared on New Idea.