Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Boston Marathon Explosion Claims Daddy’s Little Girl [VIDEO]

Kystle Campbell was at the Boston Marathon to cheer on her friend’s boyfriend on a beautiful, sunny spring day in Boston

Krystle Campbell
Krystle Campbell (Facebook)

The Medford, Massachusetts resident  is also identified as the second victim of the explosions that rocked the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Copley Square.

Krystle, 29,  brought along a friend to take a picture of her friend’s boyfriend crossing the finish line; the friend was seriously injured in the blast.

Her parents at first thought she had survived the explosion. However, Kystle and her friend’s names got mixed up on the way to the hospital.

Krystle’s grandmother Lillian Campbell says her son was “devastated” when he found out the truth and almost passed out.

Her mother told WCVB TV Krystle was a “beautiful young being. She loved pets. She loved people.”

 

“My daughter was the most lovable girl. She helped everybody and I’m just so shocked right now. We’re just devastated,” her father William A. Campbell told Yahoo! News.  “She was a wonderful, wonderful girl. Always willing to lend a hand.” He also called her a “daddy’s little girl.”

Krystle held down two jobs:  manager of a restaurant in nearby Arlington, Massachusetts and also worked for Hordon Health in Boston. On their Facebook page, Hordon remembered a woman they described as “beautiful, loud” and having a “million dollar smile.”

Krystle you will be missed not only by those who knew you, loved you, and cherished you the most, but you will be deeply missed by this world as a whole. Your character, your fortitude, your conviction is something that this world desperately needs and now will forever miss,” wrote the gym.

FULL COVERAGE: Boston Marathon Explosion


The Associated Press contributed to this story

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!