Beverley was born on April 23, 1929 in Toronto to Gilbert and Annie Bird.
She grew up in Leaside with her sisters Norah, Marjorie, and brother Terry. The "Bird Sisters" sang at weddings and other occasions.
Beverley attended Jarvis Collegiate and Toronto Normal School (teacher's college).
She met her husband Alan Edward Hayne on the steps of the first school she taught at, and they married in 1951. Beverley and Alan enjoyed many years of loving marriage until his death in 1990.
They had four children: Cameron Hayne, Jenny Koniuk (Roman), Andrew Hayne, and Joanna Coulter (Steve), and six grandchildren: Larissa (Geoff), Natalie (Nathan), Alexander, Kent, Andrei, Megan, and one great-grandchild: Ellery. Beverley lived in Scarborough for many years and attended Christ Church. She and Alan moved to Roseneath Landing in 1987, then Cobourg.
Beverley had a second home in St Peter's Anglican Church in Cobourg and was very active in the St Peter's community.
A service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, Cobourg, on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 11 a.m., with visitation from 10 a.m. until service time. A reception will be held at St. Peter's Anglican Church, 240 College St., Cobourg, following the service. Interment will be held in Roseneath, following the reception.
The family thanks the loving and caring teams at Palisade Gardens, at Oasis in New Horizons Tower, and at Toronto General Hospital.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to St Peter's Anglican Church, Cobourg, Ontario.