Carolynn Burt, a longtime West Valley City councilwoman, died Sunday after a long battle with leukemia.
Diagnosed in 2010, Burt continued to serve on the council, fulfilling her final term as District One Council member in December 2011. Burt served for more than 13 years on the council.
Burt had lived in West Valley City since 1961 and had been a small business owner since 1964. In addition to her service on the West Valley City Council, she served on the city's Strategic Plan Update committee and on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board.