|Birth: ||May 20, 1930|
|Death: ||Jun. 9, 2002|
HIRST, Arlene McKinnon passed away Sunday June 9, 2002 at her home of complications of ALS. She was 72. Born to Archie Leo McKinnon and Minnie Marshall McKinnon on May 20 1930. Arlene met her husband Clair Hirst and they were married October 21, 1965 in Evanston Wyoming, their marriage was later solemnized in the Ogden LDS. Temple. He preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 2001. Throughout her life she was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in many different callings in the church including the Relief Society President of the 4th Ward in Evanston. She also took an active part in the community she was a member of the Eastern Star, Elks Auxiliary, Eagles and Ladies Literary Club, she also enjoyed music, painting, golf, bowling, and throwing darts. She is survived by her sons, Ron and Kathy Atkinson of Evanston, WY; Dr. Will and Donell Atkinson of Evanston WY; Craig Hirst of Arkansas; her daughters, LeeAnn and Bob Stocking, The Dalles, OR; Charlene and Eric Berlin of Rock Springs, WY; Holly Hirst of Roy, UT; and Vickie Hirst of Concord, CA; and her sister-in-law, Ella Mae McKinnon of Mesa AZ; 17 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, and her brothers, Frank and Byron. Friends and family may call at Crandall Funeral home in Evanston WY. Thursday June 13, from 6 ti 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the LDS church on 201 Sage in Evanston WY. Interment at the Evanston City Cemetery.
NOTE: Arlene was also married to Edward Charles Atkinson (1928-2004), of Evanston, Wyoming. So far, I can find no date of their marriage, but he was likely her first marriage, as his apparent children "Ron and Kathy Atkinson, of Evanston, WY" are mentioned first in the survivors list.
Archie Leo McKinnon (1894 - 1958)
Minnie Luella Marshall McKinnon (1895 - 1991)
David Clair Hirst (1927 - 2001)
Frank Marshall McKinnon (1920 - 1986)*
Byron Eugene McKinnon (1925 - 2000)*
Arlene McKinnon Hirst (1930 - 2002)
Evanston City Cemetery
Created by: Robert Brent McKinnon
Record added: Aug 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57267098