Nelson Ceballos M.D.

Nelson Ceballos M.D., 80, passed away February 10, 2013 with his family by his side. Dr. Nelson Ceballos was born to Licenne Delacroix and Xion Ceballos on May 11, 1932 in Toro, Colombia, S.A. He received his M.D. in July 1961 from University Del Valle School of Medicine in Colombia, S.A. Dr. Ceballos did his residency and fellowship at Washington University, Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, MO. In 1968 he married his wife, MaryAnn Pretnar. Dr. Ceballos is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Hector and Graciella Ceballos. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, MaryAnn; daughter Suzanne Ceballos Albright and Alan Albright of Austin, daughter Gina Ceballos Tolmachoff and husband Greg Tolmachoff also of Austin; and three grandchildren, Beau Nelson Tolmachoff, James Alan Albright, and Grayson Ceballos Albright. Dr. Ceballos was a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather. There will be visitation held at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 3125 North Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78705 on Friday, February 15, 2013 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. There will be a funeral service at St. Austin's Catholic Church at 2026 Guadalupe Street, Austin, Texas 78705 on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Austin Memorial Park Cemetery. Flowers may be sent to Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home at the above address. Alternatively, a donation in Dr. Ceballos' memory can be made to The Humane Society of Austin, 1156 W. Cesar Chaves, St., Austin, TX 78703. Obituary and memorial guestbook available online at


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Published in Austin American-Statesman from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, 2013