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Funeral plans were not immediately announced.

“I can honestly say that we’ve lost not just a great actor, not just a television icon, but an element of pure Americana,” Miss Eden said in her statement Friday night. “Goodbye, Larry. There was no one like you before and there will never be anyone like you again.”

Associated Press writers Erin Gartner in Chicago, Shaya Mohajer in Los Angeles and Frazier Moore in New York contributed to this report.