Dr. Gary Bruce Effron, DPM
April 13, 1954-December 8, 2017
Virginia Diabetes Council Treasurer
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our Treasurer, Dr. Gary Effron. Gary passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017 surrounded by his loved ones.
Gary is survived by his fiancé Sharon, his children Jordan, Rebecca, and Arielle, and his beloved dogs Gracie, Tazz, and Maybelline.
Gary was an early member of the Virginia Diabetes Council (VDC) and worked hard to ensure VDC’s success. He served on the Board of Directors as Treasurer for many years. He was a passionate board member who was focused on our mission and vision. His thoughtful comments, provided significant insight into the operations of the organization. His willingness and enthusiasm guided the Board as we have grown as an organization. Gary will be sorely missed.
In addition to his leadership in the Virginia Diabetes Council, he established the Commonwealth Podiatry Associates, was Past President of the Virginia Podiatric Medical Association, and was Co-Chair of the Ways and Means Committee of the Congregation Or Atid in Glen Allen, Virginia.
His family requested that loved ones make contributions in his memory to the Virginia Diabetes Council. If you would like to make a donation, please visit our Donations page.
We will greatly miss Gary and his service to the Virginia Diabetes Council.