Ila Marie (Akers) Cecil
April 14, 1927 - January 2, 2022
Ila Marie (Akers) Cecil, age 94, of Townsend, DE, passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022.
Born in Arista, WV, on April 14, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Wiley Wesley and Lois Rose (Elvy) Akers. Ila was married in 1950 and cherished the ability to work as a homemaker, raising their three children. In her spare time, she enjoyed sewing, quilting, crocheting, needlepoint, and sharing her crafts with her family.
In addition to her parents, Ila is preceded in death by four brothers and two grandchildren. She is survived by her loving husband of 71 years, Robert Lloyd Cecil; children, Barbara A. Cooke, Robert D. Cecil, Sr. (Margaret), and Sandra K. Sheats; 5 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
All services will be held privately.