The Heises were married Oct. 17, 1980, at St. Andrew Lutheran Church.
He is a clerk at the Cape Girardeau Post Office. She is a bookkeeper at Campbell Mattress Co.
The couple has three children, Carl Heise Jr. of Las Vegas, Nev., Christina Kolze and Elizabeth Heise of Cape Girardeau. They have three grandchildren, Evan and Shelby Kolze and Hannah Heise.