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Face time with Dottie Labahn

Dottie Labahn
Dottie Labahn

Elgin resident Dottie Labahn, 61, was at the Geneva classic car show when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.

Schory: Where did you grow up?
Labahn:
Oswego

Schory: Do you have any pets?
Labahn:
A Yorkie named Maggie

Schory: What vehicle are you here with?
Labahn:
A 1953 Dodge M37 military truck

Schory: Who would play you in the movie of your life?
Labahn:
Meryl Streep

Schory: First job?
Labahn:
Baby-sitting

Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Labahn:
A dentist. I became a police and fire 911 operator in Aurora, and I just retired after 35 years.

Schory: Book or movie you would recommend?
Labahn:
“The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story” by Diane Ackerman

Schory: Favorite charity?
Labahn:
American Cancer Society

Schory: Favorite ice cream flavor?
Labahn:
Espresso chocolate chip

Schory: Favorite local restaurant?
Labahn:
Cooper’s Hawk in St. Charles

Schory: What is an interesting factoid about yourself?
Labahn:
We travel a lot in an RV.

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