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Joann Kelsey


Joann M. Kelsey, 79, of Palo, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at The Woodlands/ The Meth-Wick Community, Cedar Rapids, following a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. Services: 11 a.m. Friday, July 11, at Teahen Funeral Home in Cedar Rapids by the Rev. David O'Connor. Private family burial in Spring Grove Cemetery will be at a later date. Friends may visit with the family Thursday, July 10, from 4 to 7 p.m. and after 10 a.m. Friday at the fu-neral home.