She was born in Altoona, daughter of Robert J. and Jane L. (Endress) Matt. Surviving are her husband, Shawn M. Heiss; two daughters: Elizabeth Roller of Altoona and Melinda Moore in Arizona; six grandchildren; and three siblings: Pamela Matt of Hollidaysburg and Richard and James, both of Altoona. She was preceded in death by a brother, William J. Friends will be received from 4 until the 6 p.m. funeral service Friday, April 4, 2014, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, the Rev. Jaime G. Olson officiating. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.