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Face Time with John De Fina

Published: Thursday, June 19, 2014 5:30 a.m. CST • Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014 2:08 p.m. CST

St. Charles resident John De Fina, 59, was at his garage sale when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? Roseland neighborhood in Chicago

Pets? Two cats, Lulu and Buba

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Errol Flynn

First job?Caddying at Olympia Fields Country Club

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be Errol Flynn. I became a graphic artist.

Movies you’d recommend? “Papillon” and “The Grapes of Wrath” 

So you speak another language? Italian and Spanish

Favorite charity? American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

What game show would you be on? “Jeopardy”

Favorite local restaurant? Pomodoro E Mozzarella in St. Charles

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? My friends and I used to fly pigeons. 

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