HELPER-Angelo Bera, age 75, passed away December 1, 2008 in Price. He was born October 2, 1933 in Castle Gate, Utah to Mike and Josephine Duenes Bera.
Married Joy Christensen, January 27, 1955 in Salt Lake City, Utah Angelo was a lifelong resident of Carbon County and honorary life member of Price Elk's Lodge # 1550. He was a dedicated member of the United Mine Workers of America Local # 1681, where he was the financial secretary for many years.
Angelo enjoyed hunting and fishing, but his passion was an extensive collection of model cars that he gathered from all over the country. His first love, was an eighteen wheeler and his heart was that of a truck driver. He was everyone's friend, and everyone knew where they stood with Angelo. He always found a way to get the last word in. Angelo was always loved, and won't be forgotten.
Survived by his wife, Joy Bera, Helper; children, Denise Bera, Price, Brenda(Jason) Chambers, Wellington, Tammy (Drew) Demler, Logan, Mike (Valarie) Bera, Price; brother and sister, Ruben Bera, Erline (Dean) Denison, both of Price; 7 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral service, Thursday, December 4, 2008, 11:00 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Thursday one hour prior to service. Interment, Mt. View Cemetery, Helper. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price.