of Peterborough passed away at her home, on the night of Friday February, 8th, 2019, at the age of 79. Carlie was the beloved wife of John “Jack” Bird of 62 years. She is survived by her children Robert Byrd, and Perry (Theresa) Byrd. Dear Grandmother of Richard, Rachael, Larissa, Victoria, and Carl. Sister of Dennis (Lola) Coombes, and William (Elvie) Coombes. Predeceased by her parents Herbert and Velma Coombes. Carlie was a book keeper of many years. In honor of her wishes, private family arrangements have been entrusted to Community Alternative Funeral Home. In memory of Carlie, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society- Peterborough through the funeral home or condolences may be made online. www.CommunityAlternative.ca.