Virginia Allen, 80, passed away at her home in Carthage on Monday, October 13, 2020. 

Born on August 14, 1940, in Nassau County, New York, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Rose Cebulsky Miller. 

Virginia, along with her husband Bruce moved to North Carolina from Vermont, in 2005. She was a homemaker and enjoyed doing arts and crafts, especially ceramic artwork. They spent their retired days together traveling around the country in their motorhome. After Bruce’s passing in 2009, she began volunteering with the FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Bruce Allen; three brothers and one sister. 

She is survived by her daughter: Christine and husband Todd Steingraber; grandchildren: Kirsten and Eric; and friends. 

Because of Covid-19 restrictions, a private memorial will be held at Sandhills Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake, NC. 

Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice House 150 Applecross Rd.  Pinehurst, NC. 28374. 

Online condolences may be offered at 


Services are entrusted to Fry & Prickett Funeral Home. 


The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Virginia Allen's name.

FirstHealth Hospice Foundation

150 Applecross Road
Pinehurst, NC

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  1. Chris (and Todd), so sorry to hear about Miz Virginia. It’s never easy when a mom “moves on” but I’m sure you have some wonderful memories – and I know you’ll treasure them. Virtual hugs!

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