Oak Park resident Evan Warden, 54, was visiting his mother and aunt in Geneva when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory. †
Where did you grow up? Oak Park
Pets? A kitten named Sadie
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Art Carney
First job? Raking leaves and shoveling snow
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A cowboy. I am a cowboy in spirit, but I research real estate.
A movie or book you’d recommend? “From Here to Eternity” and any book by Jim Harrison
Do you play an instrument? Harmonica
Favorite charity? YMCA
Favorite local restaurant? Chianti’s in Geneva
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I met John Updike in New Orleans two years before he died. We didn’t say much, but we said enough.