Confirmed in an official statement, Rob Ford has passed away at the age of 46.

Full statement:


“With heavy hearts and profound sadness, the Ford family announced the passing of their beloved son, brother, husband, and father, Councillor Rob Ford earlier today at the age of 46.

A dedicated man of the people, Councillor Ford spent his life serving the citizens of Toronto. 

The family asks that you respect their privacy and join them in their grieving and their prayers.

The family will not be making any statements to the media or taking any questions.

Information will follow at a later time regarding memorial services.”


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