Jess F. Martelli, 83

Jess F. Martelli, 83, a longtime resident of Marshalltown, Iowa, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday morning, March 26, 2014.

Funeral services for Jess will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 28 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Judy Marshall officiating. Public visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until services begin at 10 a.m., where his family will be present to greet friends. Memorial contributions may be directed in Jess’s name to his family. For further information or to send a condolence please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Jess and his family.

Left to cherish his memory is his children: Richard (Carlene) Martelli, Jess (Vickie) Martelli, JoJo (Hilary) Martelli, Steve (Diane) Martelli, Vicky (Joe) Plesek, Pam (Terry) Spading and Patty (Vestor) Rawlens; 15 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.