Rosanna  Clise


Rosanna Clise, 62, of Morgantown passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at J W Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.
Rosanna was born in Morgantown on May 25, 1956, the daughter of the late Junior Russell Taylor and Evelyn Inez (Cottrill) Anderson.
She was a member of the CMA Church and was very fond of all the doctors, coworkers and staff at the WVU Department of Medicine where she worked since 1974. She was an avid animal lover and the best cook ever and loved making her house a home. She was proud to be a surrogate mother to all of her son's friends.
Survivors include her high school sweetheart and loving husband of 42 years Dave Clise; son David A. Clise II and very dear friend Holli Heiskell, Adam Clise and wife Brittany Clise; all of Morgantown; granddaughter: Charleigh Rosanna Clise and two step grandchildren; siblings: Roxanne Sterling, Carolyn Taylor, Kathy Huffman and her husband Ron, Junior Russell Taylor II and his wife Viktoriya; mother-in-law, Doris M. Clise; and sister-in-laws; Jane Dinardi and her husband Dave, Linda Solomon and her husband Bill. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, her step father, Vernon Anderson and her beloved grandmother Flossye Cottrill.
The family would like to thank Dr. Ma, Dr. Darbandi, long time friend Dr. Jack Parker and all of the nurses and staff for all of their love and care. The support and prayers from Pastor Doug Miller, the CMA Church, their neighbors, and friends were and will continue to be very appreciated.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation services have been entrusted to Hastings Funeral Home. Per her wishes a memorial service will be planned in the distant future in conjunction with a service upon her husband's passing.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, PO Box 9300, Morgantown, WV 26506 or to any pet related organization.
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18 posts

Scott Core
May 23, 2019
My very deepest sympathy to you Dave and your family.You and I go back as far as any two people can. We've been through everything together in our younger years. I know we've been separated by time over the years but my friendship for you has remained the same. I love you like a brother and always will. You've been a great friend I know you will always be there for me if I should ever need you to. I just want you to know I'm here for you. Please call for any reason at all. I'm here for you brother.
Bonnie Kelly
May 23, 2019
I'll miss your beautiful smile.....
Pam Horne Stupar
May 22, 2019
Prayers to you & your family❤️🙏
Tom Fowler
May 22, 2019
So sorry for your lose Dave and family. Peace and comfort to you all in this time of sorrow.
Cheryl Dalton
May 22, 2019
Dave and family: I not only knew Roseanne since high school, I also had the privilege of working with her. She will never be forgotten as she was always the one person you could count on to make a funny comment, get answers to questions, or know something about everything. She was a kind, loving person that touched many lives. I pray for Gods peace and comfort to surround you and your family during this time.
Mary Boyle
May 22, 2019
I’m so very sorry to hear this. She was always so full of life so hard to believe she is gone. My prayers and best wishes go out to you, Dave, David and Adam. My deepest sympathy, Mary and Mark Boyle
Romaine Trentini
May 22, 2019
Thoughts and prayers to family and friends.
Joanne and Bill Hines
May 22, 2019
Our hearts go out to you all as we mourn Roseanna’s passing. What an amazing person, wife and mother she was! As your neighbor not a day went by for years that we didn’t see her smiling face always working tirelessly on your beautiful house and lawn... such an artist! Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. ❤️
Cathy Murphy
May 22, 2019
I will always remember Rosanna as the funny, sweet person I had the privilege to work with in the Department of Medicine. Prayers and thoughts to the family for your loss.
Kenny and Susan Umble
May 22, 2019
Kenny and Susan Umble. Sorry to hear about the loss of your mother Dave our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family .
Deniece Hamilton
May 21, 2019
So very sorry for yours
And your family’s loss. Rosanna touched many lives in so many ways. She will always be remembered and in many hearts
Ray Fabiano
May 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I have only good memories of our days at Morgantown Jr High School. She was older then me but memories of hanging out before school at the restaurant in the mornings and eating French fries and gravy for breakfast. Prayers for Family.
Kathleen Speaker
May 21, 2019
My deepest condolences to Dave, David and Adam on the loss of Rosanna. I know she cherished her family with unending passion. May you all find comfort and peace in the many memories of her life.
Bobby and DeeDee Lewis
May 21, 2019
We are so very sorry to hear of Rosanna’s passing. We have many fond memories of time spent with her at the baseball fields and at school events when the kids were young. Please know that you are all in our hearts and prayers during this sad time. ❤️
Libby Bell Davis
May 21, 2019
God Bless you all. Very sad to hear of Rosanna,s passing. She was such a sweet person.
Sandra Foy Johnson
May 21, 2019
Roseanne was always such a beautiful soul. Funny Sweet and Kind are words that come to mind when I think of her. Praying for her family.
Mark Webster
May 21, 2019
I am extremely saddened to hear of this. Our thoughts and Prayers are with you all!
Barry Kolar
May 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Although way too young, Rosanna lived a good life and fought a good fight. If you need anything at all, don't hesitate to ask.
Barry & Maria