Sylvia R., loving wife to the late Donald C. Heepke and the late Fredrick M. Hess Jr., and sister to the late Audrey Fischer. Devoted and cherished mother to Melanie (Joe) Retford. Fun loving and treasured Nana to Lily Retford. Loving aunt of Vicki, Claudia, and David. She is also survived by many dear friends. Tuesday December 15th 2015 age 90 years. Friends and family are invited to a visitation Sunday, December 20th from 4 to 6p.m. at Dalbert, Woodruff and Isenogle Funeral Home, 2880 Boudinot Ave. 45238. As well as funeral service Monday, December 21 2015 at the funeral home. Procession and committal will be a private family service. If desired memorial contributions can be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, in her memory.