Born June 6, 1931 in Fort Frances, Ont., passed away August 25, 2004. He attended public and high school in Fort Frances, Ont.

He enlisted in the RCAF and served for 31 years with tours in Canada, Europe, and Moscow, Russia. Alvin worked for the penal system in Kent and Agassiz, and retired to Chilliwack.

Survived by his loving wife Olga; and brother Stanley.

Interment in Fort Frances, Ont.