Cherlyn  Bird

On Monday, January 11, 2021, Cherlyn Rose Bird, loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother, went to be with her Savior and Lord. Cherlyn was born on December 13, 1944, in Malad, Idaho, to Verlo Willard Rose and Leah Hess Rose. She spent her childhood in Malad and later graduated from Blackfoot High School. On June 1, 1963, she married Tom Bird in Blackfoot, Idaho. Cherlyn and Tom established their home together in Idaho Falls where they were blessed with three children: Douglas, Dayna, and Bryan. Cherlyn found incredible fulfillment in her role as "grandma" to her 9 grandchildren. She loved fiercely and will be remembered as the heart of her family. She is deeply missed. Cherlyn is survived by her husband of 58 years, Tom; children, Douglas (Kris) Bird, Dayna (Robert) Crose, and Bryan Bird; sister, Myrna (Brent) Williams; brother, Jay (Joni) Rose; and 9 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Verlo and Leah; and her sisters, Verla Rae Monson and Janice Evans. Services will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Calvary Baptist Church, 785 1st Street. There will be visitation time starting at 12:00 p.m prior to the 1:00 p.m. service. Graveside service will immediately follow at Taylor Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Benevolence Fund designated to support families in need at Condolences may be sent to the family online at Cherlyn 12/13/1944 - 1/11/2021Rose Bird