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Meet Our Staff

Our Staff here at Friendly Ford is here for your convenience. Feel free to contact us with questions or for a test drive.

Meet Our Sales Staff

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General Manager
Matt Yockey
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I have been part of the Friendly Ford Team since 1999. I have enjoyed building relationships with our customers, their families and friends providing the best products, sales and services. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at anytime or simply come in and experience the family atmosphere here at Friendly Ford.
Sales Manager
Eddie Perez
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Sales Manager
Evagelos Drinis
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I have been with Friendly Ford since early 2010. Being level 3 Master Certified and CPO certified; I try to exceed customer's expectations and create a great relationship for years to come. When the time comes, let me assist you in your next purchase or lease. The Friendly Ford way is the best and only way!
Sales Representative
Bill Dewbray
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I started selling Ford's in 1988 and started working for Friendly Ford in 2004. I enjoy playing tennis and a good game of chess. I am Master Certified Level 3 from Ford and ready to assist you with your purchase or lease of a new or used vehicle.
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Gregory C. Schellerer
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Sales Representative
Vince Comiano
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I have been in the auto industry for 38 years! I started with Ford in the 80's and I like to consider myself a Used Car Specialist. I hope to give you the best customer service you deserve and deliver that dream car or truck that you have been waiting for. Se habla español
Sales Representative
Al Loperena
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Sales Representative
Don Ripoli
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I am the Commercial Accounts Manager. With 20 years experience calling on local business's in our marketing area, selling to them all of their transportation needs. Whether it is a Ford Focus for a salesman's car to a F550 truck with everything inbetween. We can make your Purchasing or Leasing experiences effortless!
Commercial Accounts Manager
Ken Dombeck
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My name is Kidd Altergott and I am the Commercial Accounts Manager at Friendly Ford. I have over 35 years experience with Ford Motor Company, the last 11 years with Friendly Ford. Much of that time has been spent working with small and large businesses alike to ensure they find the right vehicles for their particular needs.
Commercial Accounts Manager
Kidd Altergott
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Inventory Control & Dealer Tra
Doug Conn
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Sales Representative
Joe Moreau
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Internet Sales Coordinator
Jessica Lawson

Meet Our Finance Staff

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I have been part of the Friendly Ford family since 2007, and have a total of 22 years of F&I experience. I am Master Certified by Ford Motor Company in the Financial Sercvices Role and also certified by the Association of Finance and Insurance Professionals. Being well versed in the F&I arena helps make completing the legal paperwork for your transaction a pleasant rewarding experience. If you have any questions about financing, leasing, credit, financial products, or anything else automotive related don't hesisate to contact me.
Finance and Insurance Manager
Anthony Bentel

Meet Our Fleet Staff

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Fleet Manager
Kathy Kean

Meet Our Service Staff

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I have been part of the Friendly Ford team since 2000. It is my job to make sure that our Parts Department has the right part you need at a competitive price to keep your vehicle on the road and running in great shape for years to come.
Parts & Service Director
Dan Miciunas
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I'm Steve Vihnanek and I am the Customer Relations Manager. I have been with the company since 1991. I am here to take care of your Automotive needs and questions.
Customer Relations Manager
Steve Vihnanek
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Hello! I have been with Friendly Ford for over 20 years and have been active in every aspect of the business. Being a Roselle resident, I have been known as the face of Friendly Ford throughout the community. Being involved in community organizations and village commissions. I bring a familiar face to your automotive needs. Friendly Ford's commitment to its customers and the community enables its employees to provide the best in sales and service. You can find me in the Service Department...Making sure that your visit to Friendly Ford is a pleasant one and getting your vehicle back on the road safely.
Service Team Member
Kathie Fitzpatrick
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Service Team Member
Rafael Diaz
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Hi! My name is Fantasia, I am one of the first faces you will see when entering the Service Department. I am here to help you get your vehicle into Service and assist you with any questions you may have while you are getting your vehicle serviced. I look forward to seeing you soon!
Service Assistant
Fantasia Williams
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Hi! My name is Dominique. I have been in the automotive industry for 6 years. I am here to help you with any concerns or maintenance you need. My top priority is to make sure you have an amazing experience and leave with a smile!
Service Assistant
Dominique Canham
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I am here to assit in making your service appointments, and assist in any way I can. I look forward to hearing from you!
Cashier
Samantha Wayne
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My name is Debbie Yockey and I am the Warranty Administrator. I have been a Team Member with Friendly Ford since they opened in 1991.
Warranty Administrator
Debbie Yockey
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My name is Jenny Yockey I have been with the company since 2006. I enjoy being a part of the family business and I have my hands in a little bit of all departments. I mainly work with our Business Accounts and do some of the accounting for the dealer. I really enjoy being able to plan events that we have and work on our Marketing and Advertising. I am also the current President of the Bloomingdale-Roselle Rotary club, a member of the Roselle Chamber of Commerce and enjoy doing projects and helping our community.
Fixed Ops Exec Assistant
Jenny Yockey
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Service Team
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Building Facilities Manager
Ken Schneck

Meet Our Owners Staff

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Joe Kean is proud to offer the very best in customer satisfaction with the Friendly Ford Sales and Service teams. Whether you are in need of basic transportation or that big commercial purchase, Friendly Ford offers you the best vehicles in the automotive industry and a Certified Service team to help you with years of motoring satisfaction.
Owner
Joe Kean
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Thank you for visiting our family owned and operated dealership. Having been in this business since I was 14 years old I understand our mission statment: to exceed our customer's expectations, and develop ongoing customer care realtionships. Each and every one of our automotive care specialists, understand that you have a choice in automotive sales and service. Our team members along with their long term tender and dedication to the automotive industry, will earn your business. Whether purchasing a new vehicle, or in need of collision repair, mechanical repair or restoring that special project, we have the expertise and manpower to get the job done. Please stop by and see our facility. Let myself or one of my family members give you a hands on tour of who we are and what we do. We are honored to be your Ford Dealer and look forward to seeing you!
Vice President/Co-Owner
Randy Yockey

Meet Our CARSTAR Friendly (BodyShop) Staff

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Hi! My name is Eric Schmit and I have been with Friendly Ford since 2001. I am the Body Shop Director for our collision repair center, CARSTAR Friendly of Roselle, which is located at Friendly Ford. Since joining forces with CARSTAR in 2013 we have accomplished many exciting things such as: (1.) becoming I-CAR Gold certified (2.) Ford Aluminum Certified for the F-Series Trucks (3.) Won the CARSTAR Rookie of the Year in 2014. We realize that being involved in an accident is a VERY unfortunate situation. We will handle the process from start to finish and return your vehicle back to pre-accident condition. We have direct repair programs with State Farm Insurance, Nationwide Insurance, Amica Insurance, Haggerty Insurance and many more. Please feel free to also check our excellent reviews online. “Relax, We'll Take it From Here!"
Body Shop Manager
Eric Schmit
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Hi, my name is Paul and I am the Collision Estimator at CARSTAR Friendly of Roselle. I have been with the collision center since 2014. I have always had a passion for cars which made me a great fit. Customer satisfaction is my number one priority. I understand that unfortunate situations happen and your car is an extension of yourself. That's why I take pride in making sure your vehicle is inspected, safe and back to pre-accident condition before you take delivery. I am here to help!
Body Shop Estimator
Paul Licitra
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Hi my name is Jill and I am the Customer Service Representative at CARSTAR Friendly of Roselle. Even though I have been with CARSTAR Friendly of Roselle for 4 years, I have been with Friendly Ford for 23 years!! My experience and knowledge is vast and I am always a team player. Please feel free to contact me with all your scheduling collision repairs. Don't forget we work on most makes and models!
Body Shop Assistant
Jill Barth

Meet Our Parts Staff

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I have been part of the Friendly Ford team since 2000. It is my job to make sure that our Parts Department has the right part you need at a competitive price to keep your vehicle on the road and running in great shape for years to come.
Parts & Service Director
Dan Miciunas
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Parts Manager
Jake Butitta
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Assistant Parts Manager
Henryk Grabowski
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Parts Counterperson
Eric Craft

Meet Our Office Staff

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Comptroller
Laura Gersch
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Having grown up in the area makes working at Friendly Ford feel like home. I have been at Friendly Ford since 1993,in the office, gaining knowledge in all aspects of accounting. As the Assistant Office Manager, I provide support to the Comtroller for all of the dealership's accounting needs, and any office tasks that arise on a daily basis. Having friends, family, and involvement in the community myself, Friendly Ford's role in the community is something I have been proud to be a part of.
Assistant office Manager
Annette Metelica
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Our Location

Friendly Ford
333 East Irving Park Rd.

Roselle, IL 60172

Sales: 630-924-8686

Sales Hours

Monday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 6:00 pm
SundayClosed

Service Hours

Monday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
SundayClosed

Parts Hours

Monday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
SundayClosed

Finance Hours

Monday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WednesdayClosed
Thursday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 6:00 pm
SundayClosed

Quick Lane Hours

Monday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
SundayClosed

Office Hours

Monday8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday8:30 am - 4:00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Owners Hours

Monday7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday7:00 am - 6:00 pm
SundayClosed

CARSTAR Friendly (BodyShop) Hours

Monday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 5:00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Fleet Hours

Monday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SundayClosed

I brought my 2014 Ford Escape in for service in the body shop last Wednesday, 9/14. Paul Licitra and the body shop team helped me greatly in buffing out some areas over my passenger wheel well and side mirror. The vehicle looks great, the area on the side mirror they touched it up for me as well...

I bought an f150 a couple months ago. Being in the engineering field, I can say this is a well engineered truck with great technology backing it up. The sales team is great and very easy to speak with. From the service side, Matt Yockey and the technicians take care of your vehicle, no problem. I...

I highly recommend Friendly Ford! I recently purchased a vehicle there and everyone from owners, to sales to finance to service was amazing. The prices were great! If anyone needs a car or needs service on their car, this is the PLACE to go! The only place to buy or get service on a car!

Love everyone at Friendly!!! Great owners and staff!!!

Great friendly service very kind employees

New to area and noticed they had decent reviews on Google Maps, figured I'd try it out. I've been hooked for 9 months. Being the car guy in the extended family, I've been responsible for taking in 5 family cars here and get great honest service each time I go. Definitely a great place to go to...

Took my F150 here to be serviced for the first time. I've been to other places to get serviced and this place is by far the best. I came in with no appointment and was greeted and helped immediately. I was out the door within an hour. I double checked the filter and fluids; they were fine. The...

I just bought my brand new 2014 Explorer from here tonight. This was the best car buying experience I have ever had. Salesman were great and they beat the price of the 8 other dealers I went to before. I can't wait to pick up my explorer in 4-6 weeks. I told them I want a big red bow on it when I...

Extremely happy with both sales and service. The name speaks for itself as FRIENDLY FORD and SERVICE!!

We have used Friendly Ford for years to service our vehicles. They have always been professional and courteous to us. They explain the work t be done and have helped us prioritize the work to be done. It is great having a business like this around.

Sales and service is the best in the USA. I have a 07 MKz serviced here and I am 100% happy with all the people here and Randy Yockey" Co-Owner" and operator has become a very good friend.Joe Kean "Owner"is the best of all. I see family and there team doing what ever is takes to be an outstanding...

Thank you Eddie and Friendly Ford for such great service. I love my new 2011 5.0 Mustang!!

Quick lane,very professional and the cleanest service department in the Chicago area. The showroom and waiting area has that WOW affect with the Big screen TV's, game machines. I was impressed with the dealership and Joe Kean,Randy Yockey and staff

From my experiences with other Ford Dealers in the area I would recommend Friendly Ford. They have offer great hours of operation and do not try to charge you for maintenance that is not needed. If you have a Ford and need to have it ...?

I had an excellent buying experience at Friendly Ford - they really are friendly!

The Friendly Ford team was very courteous and professional - thanks!

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