On March 27, 2003, FRAN HEAPS, age 60, Project Manager at Aspen Systems Corp., died of Pancreatic Cancer at her home in Takoma Park, MD. She was formerly a native of Baltimore; devoted sister of M. Barton Heaps of Glen Rock, PA and Allison H. Pena of Mandeville, La; cherished aunt of Lisa K. and Kari W. Fickenscher. Also survived by Joan C. Hall, grand-nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her older sister Lucia H. Fickenscher who passed in 1993. A Memorial Service will be held at Adelphi Mill, Adelphi, MD, on Thursday, April 3, 2003, at 6 P.M.