March 22, 2016 12:02 pm
Updated: March 22, 2016 10:10 pm

Rob Ford Dead: Canadians share their condolences on social media

Former Toronto mayor Rob Ford has passed away at age 46.

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Condolences are pouring in following the death of former Toronto mayor and city councillor, Rob Ford.

The controversial politician passed away Tuesday after an 18-month battle with an abdominal tumour known as pleomorphic liposarcoma,  a rare form of cancer. He leaves behind his wife, Renata, and two children, Stephanie and Douglas.

WATCH: Rob Ford, polarizing but popular Toronto mayor, dies at 46

Here’s what people — including politicians and everyday Canadians — are saying about Ford. He was 46.

What are your lasting impressions of Rob Ford? Let us know in the comment section below.

WATCH: After the news of former Toronto mayor Rob Ford’s death became public, tributes poured in on social media.

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