La Ceja laments tonight the death of the lawyer and politician Jorge Turbay Ceballos, COVID-19 takes a new victim in the land of bicycles and flowers.
Turbay, a renowned criminal lawyer from Antioquia, was president of the Liberal Party in Antioquia, a former deputy and candidate for the House of Representatives. He was also one of the most renowned criminal lawyers in Antioquia.
Turbay Ceballos was married to the dentist Dora Lopera with whom he had three children. He was an active member of the campaign of the current mayor, Nelson Carmona, who mourned the death of the political leader tonight.
“Unfortunately the Covid today hits our family. Jorge Turbay leaves for eternity and leaves an immense void in our family. To dora our aunt, to her children Samuel, Eduardo and Mariana God give them strength and a lot of faith to move forward. Our prayers with them ”, wrote Mayor Nelson Carmona on his social networks.
Several of his colleagues regretted the death of the lawyer and recalled the way in which he carried out his work, “Jorge Alonso Turbay Ceballos, a fierce and unconditional defender of the criminal cases entrusted to him. He was the embodiment of the good colleague. Always affable, simple, sincere, without envy, without tripping. As it should be, we will miss you colleague and friend. Goodbye! ”Wrote attorney William Herrera.
Entre Ceja y Ceja regrets the death of the lawyer Jorge Turbay and sends his feelings of condolence and solidarity to his relatives.