Daniel Heady

August 18, 1956 ~ April 6, 2021 (age 64)


Rockport- Daniel Heady passed away on April 6, 2021, He was 64.

Daniel was born on August 17, 1956 in Sun Valley Hospital in San Fernando, California; to Robert and Allene Nichols. He was a current resident of Rockport but a former resident of Arizona. Daniel served in the US Army but retired as an Independent Consultant. He was a loving father, son, uncle, grandfather, and friend who will be missed dearly by all who knew him.

Preceded in death by his parents: Robert and Allene Nichols; sister: Casey Nichols; brother: Donnie Heady and son-in-law: Victor Herrera.

Survivors include his daughter: Nicole Herrera of Rockport, Texas; son: Kalob Nichols (Sarah) of Rockport, Texas; brothers: Robert Nichols (Kari), David Heady, Darin Heady all of California; and sisters: Terry Nichols of Utah, Diane Nichols and Bridget Morgan of Granbury, Texas; step-parents: Daniel and Karen Medina; aunt and cousin: Aunt Wanda Widick and cousin Summer Steadman both of California. Along with four grandchildren; Garon Nichols, Dylan Delay, Heaven Nichols, and Carlos Nichols; and former spouse: Janice Leffel.

All services will be private.

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Arrangements entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.

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