RALPH KLEIN REMEMBERED AT PUBLIC CEREMONY IN CALGARY

     Alberta icon Ralph Klein was bid a moving farewell Friday by a who's  who of Canadian politics and the "Marthas and Henrys" the ex-premier was so closely identifiedd with.

Prime Minister Stephen Harpr said one of Klein's shining qualities was a folksy one best appreciated by few outside Alberta.  "Ralph had many opponents buy precious few enemies," Harper told an audience amid empty in the 1,800 capacity Auditorium.

About 90 minutes later, Klein's widow, Colleen mad a sombre arrival as a white hearse bearing a red box containing her husband's cremated remains waited outside the concert hall.

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