Alvin ‘Sonny’ Broll, 86

Alvin “Sonny” Broll, age 86, of Backus, MN, formerly of Waverly, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Saturday, May 6 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly; with visitation from 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the church.

Alvin was born March 1, 1931, to Paul and Pauline (nee Roy).

His greatest pleasures were hunting and fishing with family and friends.

Sonny will be missed by his wife, Linda, of Backus; children Diane Koenen of Mounds View, Paulette (Donald) Wheeler, of Superior, AZ, Paul (Marlys) of Winona, Becky Moreno of Superior, AZ, Candace of Princeton, and Leilanie Houle, of Montevideo; a brother, Vernon (Judy) of Annandale; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Pauline; sons Wayne, and Alvin, Jr.; Son-in-law Richardo Campos, sister Bernice Essig, and brother-in-law Lyle Essig.

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