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Face Time with Cherry Graupner

Published: Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

St. Charles resident Cherry Graupner, 58, was at the classic car show in Geneva with her blue 1965 Chevelle when she answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? St. Charles

Pets? A cat named Armani

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Phyllis Diller

First job? Baby-sitting

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A secretary, and I became that.

A book you’d recommend? Anything by James Patterson

Favorite charity? American Cancer Society

What game show would you be on? “Wheel of Fortune”

Favorite local restaurant? Jose Maria’s in Geneva

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I met George Burns at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas about 30 years ago. A bunch of people were wanting his autograph, and I did not do anything. But he just walked right up to me, and I did get an autograph.

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