News Death Notice
SACHS, Daniel Hirsch born January 26th, 1928 in Canton, OH to Herman(Hy) Sachs and Mildred Sachs passed away Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 at his home in Naples. Florida. Sachs graduated from Riverside Military Academy and then Ohio State University
in 1950. He was drafted into the Marine Corps and continued his military service by attending Naval OCS before serving as an operations and communication officer on an LST. He then was promoted to handle an entire squadron. After the Navy, he returned to Springfield, OH and joined his father's menswear retail business. Sachs opened a second store after moving to Dayton and also served one term as president of the Ohio State Menswear Association. After selling the retail stores, Sachs embarked on a long and successful business career developing, building and managing hotels in Ohio, Indiana and West Virginia. While in Dayton, he also served on the board of Miami Valley Hospital and the Dayton Chamber of Commerce. Sachs brought his business savvy to Naples where he had been a resident since 1999. He immensely enjoyed volunteering with SCORE, mentoring start up business entrepreneurs and those with existing business concerns. Sachs was named SCORE counselor of the year in 2011. He also volunteered for many years at The Neighborhood Health Clinic of Naples. He leaves his beloved wife of nearly 24 years, Kitty Sachs and two daughters Leslie Munsell of Orange, OH and Jane Caras of Dayton, OH. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren and yes, Max and Moshe, his adored cats. Sachs was preceded in death by his first wife, Faye Sachs, the mother of his daughters and his second wife, Irene Sachs who was survived by her daughters and Sachs' stepdaughters, Vicki Bernie, Karyn Posner and Stacey Soifer. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to SCORE of Naples or The Neighborhood Health Clinic in Naples, both organizations dear to Dan and Kitty Sachs.