Prime Minister Trudeau took a moment to acknowledge the passing of former Mayor Rob Ford at too young an age.
Trudeau sent out thoughts and prayers to the Ford family at this difficult time.
Former Prime Minister Stephen Harper also responded to the news of Rob Ford's passing.
He posted the following message on Facebook: “Rob Ford was a fighter throughout his life and dedicated public servant who will be remembered for his courage, his love for Toronto and his family. Laureen and I offer our deepest condolences to the Ford family.”