William Piper Rounds
William Piper Rounds
  • January 11, 1939 - April 26, 2017
  • New Bern, North Carolina

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William Piper Rounds, 78 years of age, of New Bern, NC passed away peacefully while surrounded by family on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Bill is survived by his loving wife Nancy (Glenn) Rounds, their three daughters and sons' in laws; Linda and Bob Gerull, Susan and Eric Wroldsen, and Kim Rounds and Rich Bachmann, Bill's ten grandchildren, his sister and brother-in-law, Jeanne and Glenn Stowe, and his brother and sister-in-law Charles and Mary Lee Rounds.
Bill was born on January 11, 1939 to parents Clifford and Mary Ella Rounds and lived throughout his childhood in Farmington, Maine. He and Nancy were married on April 28, 1962 in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ and lived in Ramsey, NJ for over 30 years. Bill loved golf, model railroading, and was a great skier and competitive ski jumper in his youth. Every summer he enjoyed spending time with family at his lakeside cabin in Wilton, Maine. He was a graduate of Farmington High School and Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Services will be held at Taberna Country Club on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Habitat for Humanity or the Arthritis Foundation.
Arrangements By Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory
Online Condolences may be made to the Rounds family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com