Mr. Mounir M. Kamal passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family on May 30, 2018 after a 19 year long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Mounir is survived by his wife Mary Ellen; children: Rob (Rina) Kamal, Leila (Andrew Brockway) Kamal and Lenora (Chuck) McGinnis and his 12 grandchildren: Marcus Kamal, Eric Kamal, Nathan Kamal, Jacob McGinnis, Jack Kamal, Gabriella McGinnis, Sam McGinnis, Makkia Brockway, Olivia Kamal, Thomas McGinnis, Ian McGinnis, Arianna McGinnis 2 brothers.Zuhair Kamal, Mike Kamal, and a sister Nehmat Fehmi also survive.
Prior to his retirement in 1998 Mounir was Executive Director at General Motors Research Labs in Warren, MI whose research teams focused on automotive innovation including, lunar vehicle design, alternative vehicle fuel design, technology integration, and automobile safety.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, June 4, 2018 at Cornerstone Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Brighton, MI at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Arthur Hunt officiating. Friends may arrive at the church beginning at 9:00 A.M. The family will receive friends Saturday evening June 2, 2018 from 5:30 - 8:30 P.M. at the funeral home with a prayer service at 7:00 P.M. also on Saturday. Memorial contributions can be made to the Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research with envelopes available at the church or at https://www.michaeljfox.org/get-involved/donation2.php. Please visit Mounir’s Book of Memories at www.keehnfuneralhome.com