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.


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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