Irwin Stanley Sacks Ph.D.

February 27, 2020


Virginia Beach—Dr. Irwin Stanley Sacks, age 81, passed away peacefully at home on February 22, 2020.

He is survived by his loving wife Betty Sacks; children David (Kathy) Sacks, Steven Sacks, and Elisa (Chris) Luck; sister-in-law Maryann Sacks; and nephew Jonathan Sacks.

He is preceded in death by his parents Maurice and Elizabeth Sacks and his two brothers Nathan and Arthur Sacks.

Dr. Irwin Sacks was a member of The American Psychological Association, a member of The American Group Psychotherapy Association, a board member of the Jewish Museum and Cultural Center, a member of Ohef Sholom Temple, as well as a past president of the Ohef Sholom Temple Men’s Club.

A memorial service was held at Ohef Sholom Temple, , with Rabbi Rosalin Mandelberg and Cantor Jennifer Rueben officiating. Altmeyer Funeral Home.

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