Pete Lemke

Published 8:08 am Friday, October 30, 2009

Name: Pete Lemke

Age: 37

Occupation and title: Currently unemployed

Spouse’s name: Tammy Lemke

Children’s names and ages: Kimberly Lemke, 15, Jennifer Turner, 16

If I could change my name, I’d make it: Arron

Pet I’d like to own: English Bulldog

People say I look like: Kevin Dillon

Favorite movie of all time: “The Color Purple”

TV show I never miss: Any cooking show

The secret to happiness is: Good friends

I wish I knew how to: Find a cure for multiple sclerosis

Song I’d love to sing karaoke to: Can’t sing — someone might kill me.

If I had to eat only three foods for the rest of my life, they’d be: Barbecue, barbecue and barbecue

Three words that best describe me: Caring, thoughtful and helpful

One superpower I wish I had: The ability to make my wife’s MS go away.

Book currently on my nightstand: Bible

My proudest achievement: Getting married

My most humbling moment: My wedding day

My most recent trip: Can’t remember

My life won’t be complete until: My wife is happy forever

My friends think I’m: One of a kind

I really lose my cool when: My kids fight

Favorite college sports team: Virginia Tech (football)

Favorite pro sports team: Dallas Cowboys

Favorite color: Blue

What’s the best life lesson you’ve learned, and who taught you? Helping people (mom)

What’s the best decision you’ve made in life? Saying yes to my wife

Which local charitable or non-profit organization do you wish more people would support? Muscular Dystrophy Association.

What gives you the blues? Thinking of my mom

What’s your best childhood memory? My mom, and everything she did for me