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Face Time

Face Time with Bobby Dietz

Bobby Dietz
Bobby Dietz

Elburn resident Bobby Dietz, 63, was at a plant sale at his house when he answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Schory: Where did you grow up?
Dietz: Glen Ellyn and Elburn. I’ve lived in Elburn 50 years, graduated from Kaneland High School in 1971.

Schory: Do you have any pets?
Dietz: A Pomeranian named Chloe

Schory: Who would play you in the movie of your life?
Dietz: A young Richard Gere or George Strait

Schory: First job?
Dietz: At Jewel-Osco in Batavia when I was 15

Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Dietz: I wanted to be a pharmacist, but I became a contractor. I’m retired now.

Schory: Favorite charity?
Dietz: Batavia Plain Dirt Gardeners and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Schory: Favorite ice cream flavor?
Dietz: Chocolate

Schory: Favorite local restaurant?
Dietz: The Corner Grind in Elburn

Schory: What is an interesting factoid about yourself?
Dietz: I did construction work on the house of John Elway, the quarterback of the Denver Broncos in Colorado.

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