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Actor Robert Ginty is best remembered for his roles as Walker Daniels on the CBS prime-time soap opera Falcon Crest, as medical examiner Jerry Reiner on the CBS crime drama Simon & Simon, and as Lt. T.J. Wylie on the NBC military drama Baa Baa Black Sheep. He died of cancer on Sept. 21, 2009 at the age of 60. He was survived by his wife, Australian professor Michelle Craske, and one son from a previous marriage.