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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Face Time with Tom Sherwin

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

North Aurora resident Tom Sherwin, 72, was at the Creek Bend Nature Center in St. Charles when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? I was born in Aurora, but raised in Pacific Grove, Calif.

Pets? Two cats, Gracie and Bon Bon

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Clint Eastwood

First job? At Equipto Corp. in Aurora, when I was in high school

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A high school basketball coach. I became an accountant instead.

A book you’d recommend? “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption” by Laura Hillenbrand

Favorite charity? American Heart Association

What game show would you be on? “Jeopardy”

Favorite local restaurant? Fantastico in Batavia

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I have kept stats on West Aurora’s basketball team for more than 30 years.

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