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PAXTON — Richard Essington, 67, of Paxton, formerly of Champaign, died at 7:48 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 11, 2019) at Accolade Healthcare of Paxton Senior Living.

A memorial service for the Army veteran will be scheduled at a later date. Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E. Pells St, Paxton, is in charge of arrangements.

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