Arnold Wrolson, 1937-2018

Published 1:00 am Thursday, December 27, 2018

Funeral services for Arnold S. Wrolson, 81, of Albert Lea will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. The Rev. Josh Johnson will officiate. Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service Saturday. Online condolences are welcome at

Arnold Wrolson

Arnie died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at Our House in Austin.

Arnold Stanley Wrolson was born Dec. 15, 1937, the son of Wrol and Louise (Anderson) Wrolson. He grew up in Albert Lea and attended Albert Lea public schools.

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On Oct. 12, 1956, he was united in marriage to Shirley Jensen in Geneva. The couple later divorced. Arnie worked as a sales representative at D.W. Davies. He enjoyed golf, bowling and cribbage, and loved spending time with his kids and grandkids.

Arnie is survived by his daughter, Lori (Ron) Singewald, of Federal Dam; sons Randy (Kathleen) Wrolson of Albert Lea and David (Diane) Sullivan of Cottage Grove; grandchildren Christopher (Lauren) Stanek, Matthew Laflamme, Melissa (Chris) Oates, Shane Tukua, Jennifer (Tyler) Wrolson, Tarah (Andrew) Hardgrove, Johnathan Wrolson, Jenny (Steve) Sbarbaro, Victoria Sullivan and Tiffany Sullivan; great-grandchildren Kaylee Cincoski, Taylor Stanek, Caleb Rue, Leo Stanek, Kaitlyn Oates, Lucas Oates, Alexis Sbarbaro and Stevie Sbarbaro; sister, Vivian Brua, of Albert Lea; and brother, Henry Wrolson, of Oregon.

Arnie was preceded in death by his parents Wrol and Louise; daughter, Susan Laflamme; brother- and sister-in-law George (Julie) Wrolson; brother-in-law, Ole Brua; nieces Sheila Johnson and Linda Brua; and infant nephew, David Wrolson.