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Published: 04/05/2011

SAD NEWS —  Raymond “Pat” Buse Jr., whose family once operated the Old Boone Distillery in Meadowlawn, Ky., died last month at his home in Hyde Park. He was 85. After attending law school at the University of Cincinnati for a year, he went to work full-time for the family business, the R.L. Buse Co., a whiskey brokerage firm founded by his father before Prohibition and headquartered in downtown Cincinnati.