John Verel

  • Rowayton loses ‘pillar of community’ to COVID-19

    NORWALK, Conn. — COVID-19 has claimed the life of Norwalk’s Conservation Commission Chairman, a citizen who has been active for decades in volunteer efforts to improve the community. John Verel was 72, his obituary said. He died April 2 at Norwalk Hospital. “To lose John to this pandemic sends a shock wave through us all.…