St. Charles resident Fritz Epperly, 68, was at the Geneva Starbucks when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? Geneva
Pets? A cat named Lucy Dragonfly
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Steve McQueen
First job? Shoeshine boy and paper boy
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A pilot. Instead, I became a manager in a paint plant for 30 years.
A book you’d recommend? “Hawaii” by James Michener
Favorite charity? The Salvation Army
What game show would you be on? “Jeopardy”
Favorite local restaurant? The Little Owl in Geneva
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I was in Rishikesh, India, with the Beatles in the 1960s. I was traveling to see Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to learn transcendental meditation. I didn’t see them, but I saw the reporters. I was there with Donovan, too, learning meditation.