Ila Shingler

EAST LIVERPOOL – Ila M. Kuhn Shingler, 89, of Imperial Drive, died Tuesday at the Calcutta Health Care Center following a brief illness.

She was born in East Liverpool on Dec. 29, 1924, the daughter of the late Carl and Mary Miller Kuhn.

Mrs. Shingler worked as a registered nurse at East Liverpool City Hospital and later became an instructor at its nursing school. She also taught second grade at the LaCroft Elementary School, and then taught diversified health careers in the vocational program of East Liverpool High School. She was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Shingler, and a sister Margaret Lovett.

The Rev. Dr. Stephen Cramer will conduct services at 11 a.m. Friday at the Dawson Funeral Home. Calling hours are 5-8 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be at Columbiana County Memorial Park.