That's the thinking of 67-year-old Country Club Hills resident Willie Jacobs, the designer and inventor of The Tilted Soup Bowl.
"It's a little modification, but essential," his
wife, Linda, said.
A disabled Army veteran with limited use of his
wanted to give something back to the community after seeing other veterans and seniors in hospitals.
"I've always been a thinker and challenges have always been a big thing with me," he
While Linda continues to market the product, Willie
is busy with future ideas, which he's
keeping to himself.
"There's a lot one has to go through to get an invention made, but when you care about something passionately, you take the time, educate yourself and pursue it," he