John Arthur Bero, 74, of Salt Lake City died November 30, 1998

He was born October 26, 1924 in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Leonard H. and Mary Dougherty Bero. He graduated from Judge Memoral High School in 1942. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1949. He was employed by Hill Air Force Base, retiring in 1981.He is survived by two brothers, Robert L. (Ann) Bero and William F. Bero, both of Salt Lake City; sisters Mary (Jim) Hearley, of Salt Lake City; Sara Shalvoy, of Bridgeport, Connecticut; and Sue (Joseph) Smales, of Elko, Nevada; and other nieces aned nephews

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 670 South 1100 East. Committal: Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 4th Avenue and T Street. Funeral directors, Neil O'Donnell & Sons