Roz Teller, a local Democratic activist, died Aug. 31 after a short battle with lung cancer.

She was a member of the Los Angeles Democratic Party Central Committee, serving on the resolutions and judicial interview committees. She was also a member of the California Democratic Party Executive Board and the Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley, serving as the credentials chairwoman.

Last year, she was named a Democratic Volunteer of the Year.

Professionally, Teller was a consultant to nonprofit organizations. Her age could not immediately be confirmed.

-- Mark Kellam, Times Community News

Twitter: @LAMarkKellam