Richard Pollan, a longtime resident of New York City, passed away on Sept. 26, 2009. Richard was a 1975 graduate of Antioch College; he held a BA in Political Science. Richard was the president of Pollan Trade Inc. He was born June 14 1953, the son of Bert and Shirley "Chris" Pollan.He graduated from Duluth (MN) East High School in 1971. He is survived by his wife, Diane Lesser, and children, Julia and Rachel; brothers, Stanley and Jim Pollan.