Karen Boyce, 73, was at a group garage sale in St. Charles when she answered seven questions for Kane County Chronicle intern Melissa Hutter.†
Where did you grow up? I was born in Oak Park, I moved to Minneapolis, and then I moved to Glen Ellyn.
First job? Baby-sitter
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A teacher. I am a retired secretary.
A book you’d recommend? “The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak
Favorite charity? American Cancer Society
Favorite local restaurant? Wildwood in Geneva
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I am a 23-year breast cancer survivor.†