Richard Allen Ostroff, 81, of Gardner, died May 20, in the Gardner Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was a graduate of Harvard University and was a member of 1636 Society of Harvard. With his brother he was a co-founder and treasurer of Standard Chair of Gardner. He is survived by a brother, Melvin Ostroff and his wife, Paula of Rockville, Md.; a sister, Barbara Rose of Gardner; and several nieces and nephews including, Steven Ostroff and his wife, Katherine, of Leominster, Sharyn Rose and her wife, Amy Rose, of Somerville, Lisa Ostroff, and her husband, Read deButts, of Arlington, Va., and Cathi Cohen of Vienna, Va.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN