Allan Joseph (Spike) Pihowich, 76 of Aldergrove, BC, passed away peacefully after battling numerous health problems at Abbotsford Regional Hospital, September 9, 2014 on his 53rd Wedding Anniversary, holding his wife Jean’s hand. He was born March 24, 1938 in Edmonton, Alberta to Mike and Florence Pihowich and is survived by his sister Elnora, brothers Grant, Terry and Brent, his son Gary (Leah), daughter Norine (Todd) and grandkids; Joseph and Brandi. He spent 22 years in the Canadian Navy and 15 years with the Department of Supply and Services. He was an avid collector and a stanch supporter of The Edmonton Oilers and Edmonton Eskimos. A service was held September 15, 2014 at Aldergrove Legion and the family would like to thank the staff of the Abbotsford Regional Hospital for their tremendous care. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association or charity of your choice.