One of Darien's oldest town businesses has announced the death of its board chairman.

On Monday, Dec. 17, Ring's End, Inc., a family business since 1902,  announced the passing of Douglas G. Campbell, its chairman, on its Facebook page.

"It is with great sadness, that we announce the passing of Douglas G. Campbell, the Chairman of the Board of Ring’s End, Inc. Douglas passed away peacefully today, at 7:00 am, December 17, 2018, at his home in Sanibel, Florida surrounded by his family," they wrote.

"Doug started at Ring’s End in 1955, he was our leader, mentor and devoted to the success of Ring’s End and all of its employees," he said.

Further information will be updated as available.