Todd Spencer Sachs, 47, of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, formerly of Oxon Hill, Maryland, passed away early Saturday morning March 21, 2009. WHNPA members will recall that Todd worked for Penn Camera and Ace Photo during his career in Washington.
Todd was born in Washington, D.C., and is predeceased by his parents Arnold and Lorraine Sachs and niece Lilia Armstrong. He was married to Colleen Coffield Sachs, a native of Fort Walton Beach. He was an avid carpenter and photographer and served as the president and a founding member of Emerald Coast Jewish Community, as well as a member of the board of directors of
Caring and Sharing of South Walton County. He also was a Charter Member of Dun Loring Rotary Club and a former member of the South Walton Rotary Club.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes to have donations made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and Covenant House, the largest privately-funded agency in the Americas providing shelter and other services to homeless, runaway and throwaway youth.