Before we get into all the info on Bachelorette contestant Jack Stone, let’s get our SPOILERS warning out of the way. If you do NOT want to know Stone’s fate on the show or the reported winner this season, then STOP READING NOW. With that out of the way, let’s get into our 5 Fast Facts on Jack Stone below.
1. He Changed His Last Name to Honor His Late Mother
Jack Stone was originally Jack Oberstein, but Reality Steve reports that Oberstein changed his name in order to pay tribute to his late mother. Gayle Siegel Oberstein passed away in 2003, when Stone was still in college, according to her obituary, and she battled cancer for six years before succumbing to the disease. In her obituary, it stated that:
Gayle was a lovingly devoted and nuturing mother to her son, Jack Oberstein, currently a senior at Hillcrest High School of which Gayle was also a graduate. She was ever proud of his every accomplishment throughout her short 18 years with him.
In an interview with ABC, Stone spoke fondly of his mom, saying:
While battling cancer, she always stayed …read more
Source:: Heavy.com – Entertainment