Born in Binghamton, NY, he was the son of the late William and Sammie (Knickerbocker) Rounsville.
Jerry worked as a Chef in Aux Services at SUNY Oswego and also Camp Hollis where he cooked and helped with maintenance.
He enjoyed spending time with his wife Pam, golfing, cooking, visiting waterfalls, biking, watching sports, mowing the lawn and bird watching at home. He was a member of Springbrook Golf Club.
Surviving are his wife, Pamela (Bower) Rounsville; a brother Bill (Sherry) Rounsville; five sisters, Pam (Jeremy) Larmer, Cathy Homer, Stephanie (Matt) Crooks, Ashley Rounsville and Leslie Rounsville; his in-laws, Hutch and Mary Lou Bower; a brother-in-law Dave (Melinda) Bower; sister-in-law Micki (Joe) DeSain; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and many wonderful friends that were like family.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by a brother Stewart Rounsville.
Calling hours will be held 4-7PM Wednesday at the Nelson Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held 10AM Thursday at the funeral home, 11 W. Albany St. Oswego.
Donations in Jerry's name can be made to Friend's of Oswego County Hospice or to Oswego County BOCES Deaf and HH Program, Attention Stephanie Moratti, 179 Co Rt. 64, Mexico, NY 13114