Overcast
51°FOvercastFull Forecast

My Date with Dominik

I spent part of the morning and much of the afternoon last Tuesday with Dominik Barca, who is 84.

Dominik has been cared for by his only child, his daughter Debbie Bozedowski, since his diagnosis of dementia four years ago. We had a great talk about his days as a truck driver and how he grew up on a farm where chickens were in the house, but the dogs were kept outside.

Dominik had a real twinkle in his eye as he told me his stories.

Comments

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Kane County Chronicle.

More News

Comments

Watch Now

Player embeded on all Kane County Chronicle instances for analytics purposes.

Beth Drake and Pebbles at the reopened Anderson Animal Shelter

More videos »