Earnest "Skillet" Cavin, 63, of the Iowa Veterans Home, died on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, while under their care. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at 12 p.m. at the Iowa Veterans Home Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. For condolences or questions please visit; www.mitchellfh.com . Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Ernest and his family.