Richard W. Stander, M.D., age 81, of Albuquerque, NM, died January 21, 2004 following a lengthy illness. Dr. Stander, born in Grand Rapids, MI, was the only child of the late Leon R. and Florence M. Stander of Grand Rapids and Hastings. He was a 1940 graduate of Grand Rapids High School, a 1951 graduate of the University of Michigan School of Medicine, and a WWII Veteran. He is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years, Henrietta H. Stander; four children and seven grandchildren. Published in the Grand Rapids Press on 2/1/2004.