Michael R. Cousley

August 29, 1978 ~ June 15, 2020 (age 41)


Michael R. Cousley, 41, of West Deer Township, passed away Monday, June 15, 2020 surrounded by his family after a courageous, hard-fought 27-month battle with cancer.  Michael was born August 29, 1978 to Robert and Mary (Ulewicz) Cousley of Buffalo Township.  Michael graduated from Deer Lakes High School in 1996 and from Penn State University in 1998 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.  He worked at Medrad/Bayer in Indianola for over 20 years.  Michael loved playing, coaching, and watching baseball.  He also enjoyed maintaining his cars and trucks and working on projects around the house.  But most of all, he loved spending time with his family.

Michael has been together with his high school sweetheart, Julie (McAdams), for 25 years, married for almost 17 of those years.  They have one son, Ryan, at home.  Michael is survived by his wife and son, his parents, as well as a brother Scott Cousley; and numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins.

Friends received Friday 4-8 PM in the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer, where a blessing service will be conducted Saturday 10 AM with the Rev. James P. Holland, officiating. He will be laid to rest in Bull Creek Cemetery, West Deer.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to the Boys Scout Troop 653, 3406 Cedar Glen Drive, Allison Park, PA 15101. View obituary and leave condolences at

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June 19, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Siwicki - Yanicko Funeral Home
PO Box 21 - 23 McKrell Road
Russellton, PA 15076

Blessing Service
June 20, 2020

10:00 AM
Siwicki - Yanicko Funeral Home
PO Box 21 - 23 McKrell Road
Russellton, PA 15076


Boys Scout Troop 653
3406 Cedar Glen Drive, Allison Park PA 15101

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