Lily Lake resident Corine Nogajewski, 64, was with her dog at a pet blessing at St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Al Lagattolla.
Where did you grow up? Chicago
What is the name of your dog? Rusty
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Meryl Streep
What was your first job? At Carson’s in Chicago
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A singer
Did you become that? No, but I sing in my church choir.
Is there a movie you would recommend? “The Journey of Natty Gann”
Do you have a guilty pleasure? Anything chocolate
What is your favorite charity? St. Vincent de Paul Society
Do you have any hobbies? Baking and taking my dog for a walk.
What is your favorite local restaurant? Colonial.
Is there a book you would recommend? “The Shack”
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? We used to go to a resort in Wisconsin, and the owner’s son was part of the rock group Chicago.