Krystal Riddell; Board Secretary, Home Hospice Niagara Region
As a funeral director, Krystal has had the opportunity to meet and help many families in Niagara. She believes that the more support, care and guidance families receive will bring more peace of mind to a family. She is passionate about helping fulfill final wishes for anyone who is receiving palliative care and/or has passed away. She feels Home Hospice Association will support people’s choice to be at home for their final days.
Married to Dave; both are proud parents of William and Alex. During Krystal’s quiet time, she could be found outside trying to use here telescope, stargazing! She cherishes each moment spent with her family and friends. Krystal opened her family business, a funeral home alternative, Essentials Cremation and Burial Services Inc. Krystal believes in the importance of individuality and supporting families by helping them create a unique funeral regardless of how traditional or non-traditional their wishes may be.
Krystal is deeply committed to serving her community. She is a dedicated Rotarian, a member of the Niagara District Funeral Services Association, Green Burial Society of Canada and the Catholic Women’s League of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, and now proudly part of Home Hospice Association. Krystal was recognized through the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce and received the 2018 Young Professional’s Award. Krystal’s dedication to her profession and to her community is what brings her heart great fulfillment.