Bishop Worthy G. Rowe
Apostolic World Christian Fellowship
1920 ~ 2001
Bishop Worthy G. Rowe was born on March 9, 1920, in Mishawaka, to the late Glen Beecher and Verbia (Zimmerman) Rowe. He had been a lifelong area resident. On September 8, 1940, in Mishawaka, he married Marjorie Foerster.
Bishop Rowe served as pastor of Apostolic Temple, South Bend, Indiana, for 35 years. He had been pastor emeritus for the past 16 years. He was the founder, chairman and chairman emeritus of the Apostolic World Christian Fellowship established in 1969. He also worked as an engineer for U.S. Rubber in Mishawaka, Indiana, for 20 years.
After an illustrious ministerial career, on March 28, 2001, at the age of 81, Bishop Worthy G. Rowe went home to be with the Lord.