James Robert Glick

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“Sorry for your loss, may the god of all comfort be with you through this time. ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Admiration means to admire, that's what I feel with my uncle Jim.He was always there when I was growing up and I was aware of his importance ...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Tom and Fran Sundquist - FL

“My Family became friends with Jim and Rachel's Family while living in Madison Heights in the 1960's. I will always remember Going to Visit the "...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Jim Benedict - Auburn Hills, MI

“Mr. Glick was my English teacher at Kimball. He was a good teacher and a good man.Gail (Campbell) Schulte ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with Jim in Royal Oak for many years and remember him fondly as a wonderful man and a dedicated, intelligent professional! My deepest...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Kay Cornell - West Bloomfield, MI


6 of 18 | Posted by: Terrance Campbell - Convoy, OH

“Sending my deepest condolences to the family.He will be deeply missed .I will always treasure my memories of him.He was the best Husband. Dad and...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Sabrina Sexton - Utica, MI

“My prayers are with the Glick family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Brian Unsworth - Royal Oak, MI

“I am saddened to hear this, but comforted by the legacy of both Jim Glick and his surviving wife Rachel Glick. They each have spent their lifetimes...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Robin O'Grady - South Lyon, MI

“Our thoughts, prayers and condolences to the Glick family on the passing of Principal Glick. My interactions with him were limited (Dondero '91),...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Jeff Hagan - Sault Sainte Marie, MI

“So sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He supplied the supportive glue that held the Dondero staff together. As our leader, he listened, he laughed with...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Richard Rockwell - MI - teacher

“Mr. Glick stood by me in High School after a traumatic injury. He was always encouraging, supportive, kind and humorous. Im so thankful for all...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Aimee Kilcher - St Clair Shores, MI

“I was fortunate to work with Jim for seven years at Dondero as an assistant principal. I remember him as a kind and caring man with a witty sense of...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Rosa Tinetti - Troy, MI

“On behalf of the Dondero Retired Teachers and Staff Group we send our sympathy and love to the Glick family. Jim was a wonderful principal and a...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Robert Stevens - Sterling Heights, MI

“I was hired by Jim to teach at Dondero High School In Royal Oak and worked with him for several years before he retired. Jim was kind, thoughtful...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Suzanne Lareau - Royal Oak, MI

“Jim was my administrator when I first started in Royal Oak. He was a gentle and patient leader and put the students first. Sorry for your loss. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Angela Ashburn - coworker

“My deepest sympathy to Mr. Glicks family. I was blessed to be hired by him on the spot in 1983. He was a wonderful principal and passionate for...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Bertha Vela Arribas - Lake Orion, MI

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: David and Rachel Myers - Orlando, FL


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James was born on December 14, 1932 and passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018.

James was a resident of Royal Oak, Michigan at the time of passing.

He was a graduate of Arthur Hill High School and went on to earn a bachelor's degree in education from Western Michigan University.

Jim joined the marines and became a pilot and served 4 years in active duty and many years in the reserves, retiring as a Major.

Interment of his ashes at the Marilla Township Cemetery will be private. www.terwilligerfuneralhome.com Read Less Express your condolences with flowers sent to James "Jim"'s memorial service Or, Order By Phone 888-579-7953 Code: 24663 View & Sign.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests you make donations to an educational scholarship fund of your choice.

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