Ruth Werksman-Age 98, of Brookline, on October 3, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Norton Werksman. Devoted mother of Anthony Harris Werksman. Also survived by loving nieces and nephews. Ruth was a longtime Brookline political activist. She enjoyed tennis, golf, ballroom dancing and bridge. After her husband’s passing in 1972 she ran his successful printing brokerage business until her retirement. Graveside service at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon (gather at the rear of the administration building) on Friday, October 6, 2017 at 12:45 pm.In lieu of flowers remembrances to ACLU Boston Chapter, 211 Congress St., Boston, MA 02110, Brookline Senior Center,93 Winchester St., Brookline, MA 02446 or Planned Parenthood,1055 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215.