Ruth Booth, a lifelong resident of New Jersey, died Dec. 1, 2015 in Massachusetts, where she had lived since February. She was born in Weehawken.
Mrs. Booth enjoyed a 30-year career as a manager with N.J. Clipping Services in Livingston.
She graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Predeceased by her husband, Martin, in 1991, and her companion of 18 years, Seymour Hecht, in 2014, she is survived by her daughter, Mindy (Gary Hayward); her son, Howard; a sister, Helen Apter; and three granddaughters.
Private services were held with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.