Rev. Roger Dale Dowd
Rev. Roger Dale Dowd of Brownsburg, Indiana was born on April 17, 1951 in Berkeley, California to James Ralph and Betty Berniece (Todd) Dowd and passed away Friday, June 6, 2014 at the age of 63 years.
Roger grew up in Iowa and graduated from Ottumwa High School in 1969. He graduated Indian Hills Community College in 1971 and attended Southern Bible College in Houston Texas from 1971-1973.
Roger worked as a Systems Analyst for 30 years. He was currently employed at Catheter Research, Inc. as an Extrusion Supervisor. While Roger held many jobs over the years, serving the Lord was the most important to him. He pastored Bethel Family Worship Center in Indianapolis from 1991-1994 and was currently serving as the Associate Pastor for Zion Chapel in Lafayette, Indiana.
Roger enjoyed golfing and airplanes.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 42 years, Carolyn Rose (Fields) Dowd; children, Brian (Jackie) Dowd, Jennifer (David) Hendrix and Tim Dowd; six grandchildren, Nick Dowd, Dorian V. Dowd, Allison Hendrix, Meredith Hendrix, Julian X. Dowd and Zoe Q. Dowd; his mother, Betty Butts; siblings, Jim Dowd, Arlene Dowd and William Dowd.
Visitation was held Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at the Flanner & Buchanan Speedway in Indiana.
Funeral service was Thursday, June 12, 2014 at the Bethel Family Worship Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.
A graveside service was held at the West Ridge Park Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of the Flanner & Buchanan Speedway in Indiana.