WLV community leader dies

Betty DeSantis

Westlake Village has lost a longtime city leader and community benefactor.

Betty DeSantis, who served on the City Council from 1995 to 2003, died Dec. 14 at the age of 85.

A mother of two, DeSantis was a member of the Las Virgenes Unified School District Board of Education from 1983 to 1987. A former nun, she also volunteered at the Westlake Medical Center and assisted with the Senior Advantage Program, helping senior citizens who had questions about insurance.

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