Dr. Henry Mead Cavert, 94, of St. Anthony Park, died Nov. 4, 2016.

Mead enjoyed a career of nearly four decades at the U of M, serving as professor of physiology and associate dean of the Medical School, where he served as operational chief and twice as its interim dean. Mead retired in 1992.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters and son, John. He is survived by his wife, June; sons, Harlan (Linda Odegard) and Winston (Carol Witte), all of Minneapolis; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2 p.m., at Central Lutheran Church, 333 S. 12th St., Minneapolis, with visitation starting at 1 p.m.

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