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Obituary for Mickey Ann Cousino

Mrs. Mickey Ann Cousino, Age 72 of Hastings, MI passed away unexpectedly on October 14, 2023, at her home in Hastings, MI.

Mickey was born in Dowling, MI on December 08, 1950, a daughter of the late Donald & Shirley (Szendre) Swan. She was raised in the Dowling area and attended Dowling Country School, and later Hastings High School, graduating in 1969. After graduating, Mickey attended Kellogg Community College.

She was married to Mr. William Fisk on October 10, 1970 and the couple had three children. On July 20, 1991 she was joined in marriage to Mr. Philip J. Cousino. Phil & Mickey made their home together in the Hastings/Freeport area and have celebrated over 32 years of marriage.

During her early employment years Mickey worked for several local businesses in the Dowling, Hastings, and Nashville areas. Her true calling and passion was the ministry of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Her faith in Jesus began as a child where she attended Dowling Country Chapel Methodist Church, then Hastings Assembly of God. As an adult, Mickey returned to the Dowling Country Chapel where she was a member for many years. Her passion for ministry led her to become a Lay Minister in the church, a position which she revered and cherished. She found her place helping minister to the congregation at Welcome Corners United Methodist Church but was always willing to lend a hand to surrounding churches in whatever capacity she was needed.

While her children where young Mickey was an active volunteer in Girls Scouts, where she was instrumental in organizing the annual cookie sales event, Dowling area 4-H as a group leader, she was a founding member of the Barry County chapter of MADD which formed in 1987, the Free Food Initiative, and many other community projects. Her family and children were always Mickey’s priority. She will be loved and dearly missed by everyone who knew her.

Mickey is survived by her beloved husband Phil, daughters Shelley (Larry) DePriester, Deanna (Doug) Travis, Tina Fisk, step son Philip Cousino Jr., siblings Anita (Jerry) Lyons, Alice (Alan) Jones, sister in-law Vicki Swan, along with 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her brother Daniel Swan.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, October 23, 2023, at 11:00 AM at The Daniels Funeral Home Hastings, conveniently located at 1401 North Broadway, Hastings, MI. With Pastor Bryce Feighner officiating.

The family will receive visitors on Monday, October 23, 2023, from 10:00 AM 11:00 AM at The Daniels Funeral Home Hastings. Guest are invited to remain at the Daniels Funeral Home immediately following the funeral service for a time of fellowship and luncheon.

Interment will take place following the funeral luncheon at Dowling Cemetery in Dowling, MI

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Daniels Funeral Home – Hastings. For further details please visit our website at