Mario John Benvegnu, 78, loving husband, father, grandfather and brother passed away March 18, 2001 in Salt Lake City.
Born April 22, 1922 in Grass Creek, Utah to Rose and Joseph Benvegnu. Married Marge Palmer Sep-tember 29, 1952.
John proudly served during World War II in the European Theater in the 40th Combat Engineers. He worked for the Lang Company and Mark Steel Company for over 30 years.
He enjoyed square dancing, working in his yard and gardening.
Survived by son, Craig (Janette) Benvegnu; granddaughter, Brook; brother, Joseph Benvegnu. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie, and parents.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday March 21, 2001 at Holladay Memorial Cemetery at 11:45 noon. Friends and family may call Tuesday, March 20, 2001 from 6-8 p. m. at Holladay Cottonwood Mortuary, 4670 Highland Drive. Interment, Holladay Memorial Cemetery, 4900 Memory Lane (1990 East).