The city government of Zamboanga has extended its condolences to the family of former Councilor and former Vice Mayor Jaime “Jimmy” U. Cabato, who passed away Sunday morning, August 25, due to a lingering illness. He was 71.
“Consejal Jimmy, muchisimas gracias por tu servicio y contribucion na Ciudad de Zamboanga! Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family, may you find solace during this time of grief,” the local government said.
Cabato served as City Councilor for the First District of Zamboanga for three terms and as Vice Mayor in 1992.
He was also a media practitioner and former chairperson of Barangay Baliwasan.