"Our union is a family. We are overcome with grief alongside Patty and Billy Campbell and their family, who lost their loved one Krystle on Monday. We join the rest of the Boston community in mourning her death and remembering her life. The thoughts of all of Boston’s hotel workers are with the Campbells and with the families of the other victims of Monday’s attack. We will support our union sister Patty and our union brother Billy in the aftermath of this unimaginable loss."
–Statement of Brian Lang, President of UNITE HERE Local 26.
Krystle Campbell, daughter of Local 26 member Patty Campbell and sister of member Billy Campbell, died Monday from injuries sustained at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.