Valley Daily Bulletin
December 18, 2014
William Russell Ewing, 77, passed away peacefully on December 2, 2014. He was born in Aberdeen, North Dakota to Loren and Leona Ewing on October 14, 1937. The family relocated to Southern California where Mr. Ewing was a 20th Century Fox Studio security guard. While spending time at the studios, William developed a strong interest in acting. He adopted the stage name of Loren Russell Ewing and joined the Screen Actors Guild. Loren was involved in numerous television series including Rawhide, Batman, Black Sheep Squadron and Chips. Movie roles included the Bermuda Triange and Across the Great Divide. While acting in a western film production in the 1970's he incurred a severe head injury which eventually ended his acting career. He moved to Upland where he met Bobbie Ruth Jordan and enjoyed a loving relationship for 40 years. He is survived by his companion, Bobbie, family and friends in Southern California. Loren is interred at Pomona Valley Memorial Park.
EWING, Loren (William Russell Ewing)
Born: 10/14/1937, Aberdeen, North Dakota, U.S.A.
Died: 12/2/2014, Pomona, California, U.S.A.
Loren Ewing’s westerns – actor:
Rawhide (TV) – 196?
Across the Great Divide – 1976 (Club)
The Oregon Trail (TV) – 1976 (Slim)