Anthropology professor Micael "Mike" Merrifield will be remembered Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. at Mission Viejo Country Club, 26200 Country Club Drive.
The Saddleback campus will be closed in commemoration of the event, according to an announcement from the campus honors program.
Merrifield made a big impact on the community college campus. He was a lively professor and staunch political advocate who emphasized progressive values.
Read more about his life here.