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Jan Stine appeared
in two episodes of The Rifleman
'Woman from Hog Ridge'
as Johnny, he was the
son Ma Boyle turned away ―
'The High Country' as Gorwin,
he was the mountain boy who was
shot by accident.
He was Eddie the ranch hand for one season of
The Virginian. Some of the other TV Series he
was in are The Real McCoy's ― Lawman ― Wanted Dead or
Alive ― Black Saddle
― Gunslinger ― The Americans ― Klondike ― The Many Loves
of Dobie Gillis ― The Detectives ― Wichita Town ― The Dennis
O'Keefe Show ― Zane Grey Theater ― Mackenzie's Raiders ―
Hank ― The Lieutenant ― Munroe ― My Three Sons ― Temple
Houston ― Hawaiian Eye ― Alcoa Premiere ― Target: The
Corruptors ― Lawman ― Perry Mason.
Movies appeared in The Horse Soldiers
― The Meanest Men
in the West ― Claudelle Inglish.
Jan became interested in
acting during his high school years at Fort Wayne Central
High School, appearing in a number of high school plays and
becoming the leader of the local affiliate of The National
Thespian Society. He relocated to California and
trained at the Pasadena Playhouse as an actor.
He was in over thirty movies and television programs and was
known for The Donna Reed Show (1958), Wise Use of Credit
(1960), Claudelle Inglish (1961) and Munroe (1963). His
final acting appearances were as Timmy and Runt in two
episodes of the television series Hank (1966). Following his
acting career he completed a Master of Arts degree, became a
school teacher followed by a change in career to become a
nursing home and rehabilitation center administrator.
He lived in La Verne,
California for 30 years. He worked as a TV and motion picture
actor, school teacher, and convalescent hospital administrator.
On January 1, 1990 Jan
Stine was the Head Administrator for a 148-bed facility for
those requiring long term care in a home-like
non-institutional setting. Mr. Stine's professional staff
numbered over one hundred at the Ramona Care Center in El
In 1995 Jan R. Stine was also the head administrator for the
Socal Post-Acute Care facility in Whittier, California.
Jan Russell Stine
Jan Stine was born April 29, 1938 in USA
He died November 13, 2010 (age 72) in La Verne, California
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