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Obituary for Irving Richard Rounds Jr.

Irving Richard Rounds, Jr., 67, of Vernon, CT beloved husband to the late Debra Mary Rounds passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. He was born on June 23, 1952 in Vernon, CT to the late Elizabeth and Irving Richard Rounds, Sr. He was a musician for over forty years playing all over the East Coast with Tin Star, Midnight Hour, Premonition and Blue Horizon. He was a Coach for many years for the Vernon Women’s Youth softball, basketball and soccer leagues. He is survived by his son Jason Rounds and his wife Tia of Hebron, his daughter Beth Tedford and her husband Rick of Stafford; his two granddaughters, Micaela and Gianna Rounds, his grandson Benjamin Rounds, Grandma Terry; his grand dogs, Walker and Dakota; his grand horse, Fiona; and many close family friends. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his loving wife Debra of 45 years. Relatives and friends may join the family on Sunday, November 3, 2019 between 10am-12pm at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect Street, Rockville, CT. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. in Lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT, 06111. For online condolences please visit