Marilyn Sachar (daughter of Sidney Sachar and Celia (Dorf)-wf. Sidney Sachar) was born 7/1/1944 in Brooklyn, NY. More About Marilyn Sachar: Fact 3: has a cousin, Edwin, who knows more on family. Occupation 1: works in Field Office of the NY State Office of Mental Health. Occupation 2: was named after her uncle Max.