On 25 July 1936, sir Henry Wellcome died, aged 82, at the London Clinic. He was cremated at Golders Green and in 1987 his ashes were buried in the churchyard of St Paul's Cathedral.
The inscription reads as follows: "FLOREAT SCIENTIA / Remember / SIR / HENRY / WELLCOME / F R S / 1853 - 1936 / Pharmacist and / Philanthropist / Patron of / medical research / and history / Founder of / THE / WELLCOME / TRUST".
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