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Charles Arolla

Charles Arolla established the Charles and Marguerite Arolla Scholarship in 1997 to honor the memory of his beloved late wife Marguerite. He was born in Asti, Italy and immigrated to America through Ellis Island in 1913. He settled in Oakland and opened Arolla Drugs which was in business for over 50 years. Mr. Arolla passed away in 2011 at the age of 101.