This Waitress Gave Two Mourning Parents an Amazing Gift – Kveller
Skip to Content Skip to Footer


This Waitress Gave Two Mourning Parents an Amazing Gift

Debbie and Shaun Riddle are regulars at a restaurant in Fort Worth, Texas called The West Side Cafe. During their penultimate visit to the cafe, they brought their newborn baby Glory. However, the next time they visited, they were without her.

When their waitress Kayla Lane, who remembered them from their previous visit, asked them where Glory was, the Riddles informed her that she had passed away.

READ MORE: 17 Things to Say to Someone Who’s Lost a Child

Shocked and ashamed for asking, Kayla did something incredible. She paid for their entire meal out of pocket, and declined a tip from the family.

We eat at West Side Cafe on Camp Bowie in Fort Worth quite a lot and last month sometime we took our new baby, Glory in….

Posted by Debbie Davis Riddle on Thursday, June 4, 2015

Here’s your friendly reminder that kindness is still alive and well in the world.

Skip to Banner / Top Skip to Content