Jay Kell, 81, a resident of the Iowa Veterans Home, died there Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. Memorial services and a celebration of Jay's life will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 9 at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation for Jay will be held from 9:30 a.m. until time of memorial service. A luncheon will follow services at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home Reception Room. A private family burial will take place at a later date. For further information or to send a condolence please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call 641-844-1234. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Jay and his family.