July 26, 1954 – September 12, 2012
Ronald “Ron” Heald, age 58, of Centerville, Iowa, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. He was born the son of Robert and Bea (Copelin) Heald on July 26, 1954 in Fairfield, Iowa. He graduated from the Packwood High School in Packwood, Iowa.
On September 17, 1994, Ron was united in marriage to Nancy Ervin in Packwood, Iowa. He was a truck driver for many years, driving for Warner’s, Dickey Trucking, Fadiga Trucking and most recently, Flywheel here in Centerville. He was also member of the ABBTA Motorcycle Club. He was a member of the Christian Church in Packwood, Iowa and attended the Grace Tabernacle Baptist Church in Centerville.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; and father-in-law, Wayne Thompson.
Ron is survived by: is wife, Nancy Heald of Centerville, Iowa; daughter, Sunshine Heald of Centerville, Iowa, Emily Cox and her husband, Scott of Fairfield, Iowa; son, Rick Heald of Corwith, Iowa; step-son, J.C. Rock and Angel of Agency, Iowa; step-daughter, Roxanne Boer of Laurens, Iowa; brothers, Richard Heald of Packwood, Iowa and Tom Heald of Arkansas; three grandchildren and eight step-grandchildren.
A public visitation will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 2 pm until 8 pm with the family present from 5 pm until 8 pm at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Centerville. Memorials can be made to the family and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by: Schmidt Family Funeral Home 501 North 18th Street Centerville, Iowa 52544 641.856.8661 www.schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com