Oklahoma inventor George ‘Bill’ Swisher dies

Family members talk about the life and loss of one of Oklahoma’s most innovative inventors, George “Bill” Swisher.

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: June 4, 2012

Oklahoma native and reputable inventor George William “Bill” Swisher died Thursday at his Oklahoma City home. He was 81.

Swisher was known for his innovative ideas and contributions to the state. He had more than 50 patents registered in his name at the time of his death.

“He was always...

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