Former Plymouth Mayor, Jim Jabara, dies at 93

Jan. 23, 2022  PLYMOUTH VOICE.

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1929- 2022


JAMES M. JABARA, Jan. 17, 2022 age 93 of Plymouth. Former Mayor of Plymouth. Founder of the Kiwanis Club of Colonial Plymouth. Survived by his loving wife Anita. Predeceased by his loving wife Jean in 1991. Cherished father of Michael Jabara, Marty Jabara and Jason (Koeun) Marra.
Proud grandfather “Zhudi” of Zan (Brent) Jabara, James Jabara, Jenna Jabara, Joseph Marra and Matteo Marra. And great grandfather of Jason Jabara and Ian Oakley.
Dear brother of Essie Pringle, Abdeen (Holly) Jabara and the late: Kalid Jabara, Selma Hegazi, Frieda Rice, and Nayfe Jabara. Also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, cousins and countless friends.
Public visitation Tuesday, January 25th 2-9 PM at Vermeulen-Sajewski Funeral Home, 46401 Ann Arbor Road West (between Sheldon and Beck), Plymouth. A private funeral service and burial will be held for the immediate family. There will be a celebration of  Mr. Jabara’s life at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Plymouth Kiwanis Foundation, c/o Mark Riegal, 47400 Stratford Drive, Canton, Michigan 48187 or the Plymouth Salvation Army, 9451 South Main Street, Plymouth, Michigan 48170 or online at


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