CALGARY- Friends and family gathered to remember well-known Calgary-based political strategist Rod Love at a memorial service in the southwest Saturday.
The service was held at the Calgary Golf and Country Club.
Attending the ceremony was premier Jim Prentice, opposition leader Danielle Smith and former Ontario premier Mike Harris.
Love died on Sunday at the age of 61. He had been battling pancreatic cancer.
Love served more than 30 years as a political consultant and was chief of staff in all three levels of government.
He is perhaps best known for serving as Chief of Staff for former premier Ralph Klein.
Love is survived by his wife Charlene, son James, and daughters Katie and Haley.