Crystal Louise Riggs, 54, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Pittsburgh, after battling lung cancer. She was born in Fairmont on July 12, 1963, a daughter of the late Charles and Thelma (Sandy) Riggs.
Crystal has resided in the Pittsburgh area over the last 12 years where she was the successful owner and operator of Deck Masters in Monroeville. She was a loving mother and grandmother who loved spending time with her family and friends. Crystal had a lifelong love for horses and enjoyed traveling.
Crystal is survived by her son, John Comas and his wife Jessica, their son, Jensen, and John's children, Maddison, Haley, and Brookly; her daughter, Christy Boylen and her husband Kevin, and their daughter Lilly. She is also survived by her siblings, Sandy Riggs and her companion Jackie Gorbey, Jeff Riggs and his wife Mandy, Lynn Gambrel, Murray Riggs and his wife Teresa.
Crystal was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Riggs.
Visitation will be held from 1-8 p.m. today and 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home at 209 Merchant St. The funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017 at the funeral home with Pastor Rob Bennett officiating. In accordance with Crystal's wishes she will be cremated following the funeral service.
Flowers may be sent in memory of Crystal to Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home in Fairmont. Condolences may be expressed online at www.carpenterandford.com
Published on September 4, 2017