Representative David E. Heaton View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 76 (1995)
77 (1997)
78 (1999)
79 (2001)
80 (2003)
81 (2005)
82 (2007)
83 (2009)
84 (2011)
85 (2013)
86 (2015) - 87 (2017)
Home County: Henry
David E. Heaton
Henry County


Serving twelfth 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, Catholic Church, and Iowa Licensed Beverage Association. Past president, Iowa Restaurant Association. Former board of directors member, Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce. Former co-chair of Henry County Republican Party. Distinguished Alumni Award from Iowa Wesleyan College. Gave commencement address at Iowa Wesleyan College in 2012 and received Honorary Doctorate of Letters.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1941. Raised in Sigourney and resides in Mount Pleasant.

Family Members

Wife, Carmen; one daughter and one son.