Honorable VIRON PETER VAKY
The Honorable Viron Peter Vaky died November 22, 2012, a loving husband of 63 years to Luann Colburn Vaky and dedicated father to three sons; Peter Colburn Vaky, Paul Stephen Vaky, and Matthew Alexander Vaky. He had eight grandsons and two granddaughters. He served the United States Foreign Service as the U.S. Ambassador to three countries and the Assistant Secretary of State of Inter-American Affairs. He was committed to the teaching of Foreign Policy and International Affairs at Georgetown University, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and the Inter-American Dialogue.
Funeral services for Ambassador Vaky will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 1, 2012 at St. Lukes Episcopal Church 6030 Grosvenor Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers should go to the Senior Living Foundation of the American Foreign Service at