RICHARD N. STEIN, former Baltimore, resident, passed away on September 17, 2007, at his home in Winter Park, FL, at age 81. A graduate of West Point. Mr. Stein served the community in many ways, most notably as Chairman of the Market Center Development Corporation, Deputy Secretary of the Health and Human Services Department for the State of Maryland and Vice President of Operations and Personnel for Hochschild Kohn and Company. He moved to Florida in 1991 and became the President of the local chapter of SCORE before he fully retired in 2005. He was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Louise Shafer also of Baltimore. Mr. Stein is survived by a son, Richard N. Stein, Jr., of Savannah, GA; a daughter, Susanna Stull of Winter Park, FL; four grandchildren and his long time special friend, Suzanne Middleton of Stuart, FL. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.