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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Face time with Kate Clausen

Published: Friday, May 3, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Geneva resident Kate Clausen, 76, was collecting donations for Misericordia at St. Charles Jewel when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? South Side of Chicago

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Audrey Hepburn

First job? I sold dolls clothes at Woolworth’s 5- and 10-cent store.

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? An artist or a nurse. I got married instead and raised four boys.

A movie you’d recommend? “Rear Window”

Favorite charity? Misericoridia, a home for children and adults with developmental and physical disabilities. And St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 

Hobbies? Interior design

Favorite local restaurant? Fiora’s Restaurant in Geneva

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I was interviewed by Jack Brickhouse for the “Man on the Street” show.

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