Representative David E. Heaton View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 76 (1995) - 87 (2017)
Home County: Henry
David E. Heaton
Henry County


Serving eleventh term in House.


Retired restaurant owner. Former teacher.


Graduated from Sigourney High School. Received B.A. from Iowa Wesleyan College.

Military Service

U.S. Army Reserve 872nd Ordnance Company.

Memberships and Activities

Member of Kiwanis, Henry County Pork Producers, Henry County Farm Bureau, and Catholic Church. Past president, Iowa Restaurant Association. Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce, former board of directors member. Iowa Licensed Beverage Association member. Former co-chair of Henry County Republican Party. Distinguished Alumni Award from Iowa Wesleyan College. In 2012 gave commencement address at Iowa Wesleyan College and received Honorary Doctorate of Letters.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1941 and raised in Sigourney. Resides in Mount Pleasant.

Family Members

Wife, Carmen; one daughter and one son.