House and Senate leaders are calling off work on Wednesday so lawmakers can attend the funeral for the Democratic lawmaker, who died Friday at age 68. Kubly's health failed after he was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease.
Both Democrats and Republicans had nice things to say about Kubly. “Gary Kubly never had a cross word about anybody," said Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem. Read more at Capitol Chatter.
Lawmakers honored Kubly on the House floor on Monday:
The West Central Tribune compiled a photo gallery of the late senator.
Kubly's complete legislative record.