Beric was born and bred on a sheep property near Cunnamulla in Queensland. He became a Funeral Assistant in Miles, Queensland and has now been a human funeral director for 20 years and pet funeral director for 9 years. Beric owned the human funeral business and Monumental Masons at Casino, New South Wales. Beric comes from a long line of Funeral Directors. His great uncle was the first Funeral Director in his family before and during the great depression. His parents were both Funeral Directors at Dalby and this complimented Beric’s interest.