Community Involvement

Kandice Saulsberry Receives - “20 Under 40” Leadership Recognition Award

Kandice Saulsberry Receives - “20 Under 40” Leadership Recognition Award

Kandice Saulsberry, Managing Funeral Director of Dale-Riggs Funeral Home, Inc., received a 2022 “20 UNDER 40” Leadership Recognition Award on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at the 27th annual 20 UNDER 40 awards ceremony. She was among the 20 selected from a field of 168 candidates. Kandice is Treasurer of the Buckeye State Funeral Directors and Embalmers Association. Kandice is a first-generation college graduate. She graduated from the University of Akron and Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science.

The 20 UNDER 40 Program focuses on individuals in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan under the age of 40 who have distinguished themselves in their career and/or in the community.


Dale-Riggs Funeral Home Participation in the NAACP 107th Toledo Annual Freedom Fund Celebration

Dale-Riggs Funeral Home Participation in the NAACP 107th Toledo Annual Freedom Fund Celebration

Our administrative office manager Deborah Sandridge-Hall and Managing Funeral Director Kandice Saulsberry attended the 107th Annual NAACP Toledo Freedom Fund Celebration on October 22, 2022 at the Glass City Center in downtown Toledo. University of Toledo Hall of Famer John Rudley was the keynote speaker.  Kandice serves as an executive committee member and assistant secretary of the Toledo branch of NAACP.


Dale-Riggs Funeral Home 2022 Scholarship Winner!

Dale-Riggs Funeral Home 2022 Scholarship Winner!

Please help us congratulate Mehki Smith on receiving the Dale-Riggs Funeral Home Scholarship for the 2021-2022 school year. Mehki is a 2022 graduate of Rogers High School and currently a freshman at Tennessee State University. We wish Mehki great success at Tennessee State University and look forward to hearing of his future achievements.  Congratulations Mehki!

Dale-Riggs Funeral 2022 Scholarship Committee

Dale-Riggs Funeral 2022 Scholarship Committee

Dale-Riggs Funeral Home, along with Wilson Family Scholarship Fund and our Managing Funeral Director, Kandice Saulsberry, give a special thank you to the scholarship selection committee.  The Dale-Riggs Scholarship Committee consisted of (appearing from left to right) Dr. Treva Jeffries-Martin, Kandice Saulsberry, Rev. John C. Jones and Bishop Randall Parker.