On October 10, 2017, Ruth Brilliant (nee Bass), beloved wife of the late Joe (Jerome) Brilliant; loving mother of Barbara (Richard) Johnson and Dr. Murray Brilliant (Leanne Schwartz); cherished sister of the late Melvin Bass and Leroy Bass; devoted grandmother of Jacob Johnson and Esther Brilliant; loved by her many cousins, nieces and nephews. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Wednesday, October 11, at 2 p.m. Interment at Mikro Kodesh Beth Israel Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys Lane. Please omit flowers. Donations in her name can be made to CURE HHT, P.O. Box 329, Monkton, MD 21111. In mourning at 3923 Avonhurst Circle, Baltimore, MD 21208, with a service at 6 p.m. on Wednesday and receiving on Thursday.