She took in theatre, playing the blind girl in a school production of Through a Glass Darkly, a role in which she said she had been "terrible".
Her last credits include works such as The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana 1982 and The Return of Ironside 1993.
Dana Wynter, "Grassroots: The pheasant who came to dinner,", The Guardian London , 25 January 1986• As a teen, Dana lived in Southern Rhodesia and later studied medicine South Africa's Rhodes University in 1949.
Dana passed away in 2011 at the age of 79 after a long, successful career.
She and Bautzer had one child: Mark Ragan Bautzer, born on January 29, 1960.