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Arleen Faye (Holmes) MacKinnon

| August 11, 2022 1:00 AM

Arleen Faye (Holmes) MacKinnon passed away on July 28, 2022, in St. Maries, Idaho at the age of 78.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at the Cocolalla Cowboy Church with Pastor Steve Bradshaw officiating.

Arleen was born in Los Angeles, California, on February 2, 1944, to Harold and Velda Holmes.

Arleen’s hobbies were horseback riding, traveling with her sisters and cousin on their annual “Gals Trip,” and spending time with her daughters and granddaughters. She was the past president of the Selkirk Valley Chapter of the Back Country Horsemen of Idaho and worked on refurbishing the Little White Church in Paradise Valley. She was also a member of the Cowboy Church of Cocolalla until her illness prevented her from attending services.

Arleen is survived by her two daughters Lori (John) Enderle of Bolivar, Missouri, and Christine (Dale) Champine of Ponderay, Idaho; granddaughter Chloe Martin; step-granddaughters, Allison Enderle and Marissa Enderle; sisters Verda Thielst and Carol Julien; cousin Connie Boggess; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Lakeview Funeral Home in Sandpoint is handling the arrangements. Please visit Arleen’s online memorial at and sign her guest book.

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