Funeral Details


Funeral Details

Abe "Boomey" Sachs

July 17, 1927 - May 11, 2018


Date and Time

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 10:00 AM


Chicago Jewish Funerals
Skokie Chapel
8851 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, Illinois 60077


Rabbi Carl Wolkin
Congregation Beth Shalom


Westlawn Cemetery
7801 West Montrose Avenue
Norridge, Illinois 60706
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Melnick Residence
22685 North Eleanor Court
Kildeer, Illinois 60047
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Monday following the interment until 9PM and Tuesday from 6PM-9PM

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Abe "Boomey" Sachs, 90.

Beloved husband of Sandra Melnick Sachs nee Greenbaum and the late Sheila Sachs nee Schulman. Loving father of Randi (Brian) Bennett, Caryn (fiancé Robert Silverstein) Burstein, Steven Sachs and step-father of Steven Melnick, Michelle (Andrew) Kaboff and the late Cary Melnick. Proud grandfather of Todd (Robyn) Cohan, Jennifer (Randy) Kalteux, Alexis (Sean) Lamm, Nicole (Mike) Boyd, Justin Bennett, Mack Bennett, Benjamin (Sylvie) Burstein, Hillary (Todd) Heyden, Chad Burstein, Dr. David (Lindsay) Burstein, Jacqueline, Karly, Haley and Ryan Sachs, Bradley, Jack and Michael Melnick, Austin, Aaron and Jacklyn Kaboff. Cherished great grandfather of Tyler, Eden, Eli, William, Samantha, Jameson, Jack, Zachary, Blake, Hudson and Stella. Dear brother of Millie (Larry) Feldgreber, the late Hyman (the late Arleen) Sachs, the late David (Arlene) Sachs and the late Jerrold (the late Barbara) Sachs. Fond uncle, cousin and friend. Proud owner of I. Sachs Sons, Inc. Service Monday 10AM at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd., (at Niles Center Road) Skokie. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to your favorite charity would be appreciated. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals - Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Marty Brand

Sorry for your loss

Melanie and Jack Ross

Your family is in our prayers

With sympathy and love

Melanie and Jack

Sherry Olsen

So sorry for the loss of your brother
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