Arvin Glen Rolfs, 78, Brooklyn Center, died April 14, 2017, at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale.
A memorial service was Saturday, April 29, at St. John Lutheran Church in Woodbury.
Arvin Rolfs was born Jan. 6, 1939, to Walter and Norma Rolfs in Kenneth. He was baptized at Zion Lutheran Church in Hardwick. In 1948 he was stricken with paralyzing polio. He graduated from Luverne High School and from South Dakota State University, Brookings, with an education degree in English, Spanish and German. He taught in Elkton, South Dakota, and Bird Island.
Arvin received computer programming training at Control Data and was employed as a programmer and computer analyst at Kato Engineering in Mankato, Pillsbury and Agri-Bank of Minneapolis.
He married Nancy Turtle in 1985.
He is survived by two brothers, Dean (Mary) Rolfs, Maplewood, and David (Margie) Rolfs, Shelton, Washington; nieces, nephews and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Leonard.