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Rosalee (Cosner) Johnson

October 29, 1934 ~ December 9, 2019 (age 85)

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Rosalee (Cosner) Johnson, 85, of Reedsville entered into eternal rest on Monday, December 9th, 2019 at her home surrounded by loving family. She was born October 29, 1934 in Oakland, Maryland a daughter of the late Dan and Elsie (Turner) Cosner.

She loved spending time with family, crocheting, cooking, and visiting friends at the Preston County Senior Center, where she served as president for many years. Rosalee worked 26 years as a CNA at Hopemont State Hospital.

          She is survived by one son Craig Watkins of Kingwood and his former spouse Meshell Watkins; two daughters: Debbie Shaffer and J.R. of Kingwood and Paula Lewis and Phil of Masontown; 28 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and with great joy anticipating her 34th; 35 great-great-grandchildren; and two daughters-in-law Connie L. Watkins and Connie B. Watkins.

She was preceded by her husband Lloyd Johnson; two sons: Kenny and Gary Watkins; and grandson Kevin.


Friends may call at the Morgan Funeral Home in Reedsville on

Saturday December 14, 2019 from 12 – 4 pm, the time of the Funeral Services with Rev. David D. Spence and Chaplain A. Dennis Lusin officiating. A private scattering will be at a later date.

Morgan funeral home is honored to serve Rosalee’s family.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Rosalee (Cosner) Johnson, please visit our floral store.


December 14, 2019

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Morgan Funeral Home
13411 Veterans Memorial Highway
Reedsville, WV 26547-0269

Funeral Service
December 14, 2019

4:00 PM
Morgan Funeral Home
13411 Veterans Memorial Highway
Reedsville, WV 26547-0269


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