Notley's office says former Alta. premier Getty will have state funeral
Alberta Premier Don Getty, Treasurer Dick Johnston, left, and Energy Minister Rick Orman, right, at a news conference at the Alberta Legislature in Edmonton, Alta., Feb. 21, 1990.(Ray Giguere/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, February 28, 2016 7:55AM EST
EDMONTON - A state funeral will be held for former Alberta premier Don Getty.
Getty died Friday morning in Edmonton from heart failure. He was 82.
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley's office says the funeral will be held next Saturday morning at All Saints' Anglican Cathedral in Edmonton.
A news release says more details will be made available in the coming days.