Editor’s note: the obituary published in the Dec. 29 edition of the VillageSoup Journal listed an incorrect date for Richard Stander’s memorial celebration. The correct date and time are listed below.

Richard J. Stander, 79, died peacefully Dec. 18, 2011, in the home he built on Penobscot Bay.

A memorial celebration of Richard’s life will be held Sunday, Jan. 29 at the Shriners’ Club located at 20 Northport Ave. in Belfast. The event will be a vegetarian potluck (no soups) and BYOB. The memorial will start with a gathering of family and friends from 10:30-11 a.m., followed by a celebration of Richard’s life at 11 a.m. The vegetarian potluck will begin at 1 p.m. In the event of snow, the memorial celebration will be held Sunday, Feb. 5.

For more information or to send an email remembrance, contact: nangalland@fairpoint.net.