|Ilene Elizabeth Tatem Hays
Hays, Ilene Elizabeth
Birth: 1948-07-19 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Monday, July 29, 2013
Ilene Elizabeth Hays, 65, of Waldorf, MD passed away
July 29, 2013 at her residence.
She was born July 19, 1948 in Washington, D.C. to Dudley
and Matilda (Patrak) Tatem.
Ilene was raised in Northeast D.C. and attended Holy Name School, St. Patrick’s and
Chamberlain High School (66).
She married Carlton Edward “Curly” Hays and they lived in Landover and later Oxon
Hill, MD. Mr. Hays passed away in 1996, and Ilene has lived in Waldorf for the past
She was employed as a dispatcher with the Washington, D.C. Fire Department and
the Riverdale Police Department, retiring in the mid 1990’s.
Ilene loved going to the beach, surfing the internet and listening to music, especially
Ilene was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Carlton and a sister
She is survived by sons Michael E. Hays of Waldorf and Brian A. Hays and wife Terri
of Owings. Also surviving are grandchildren Joey, Christopher, Michael, Jr., Kevin,
Anthony and Robert Hays, and sisters Terese T. Mullican of Annapolis, Kathy Cox of
New Carrollton, and a brother Paul Tatem of Georgia.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.