Betty Arlene Langton-Torgerson was born November 9, 1938 in Bonners Ferry Idaho to Ben and Bessie Langton.
She grew up in Brockway, MT graduating from Circle High School. She wed Oris “Corky” Peterson and together they had 3 children. She later married Warren “Whitey” Torgerson and together they lived in Colstrip, MT they later divorced. Betty managed the Moose Lodge of Colstrip for many years.
Betty moved to Broadus and that has been her home ever since. She worked various jobs in Broadus and was recently the Manager of the St. Vincent De Paul store.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant sister, grandson Justin Murnion and son in law Mike Britton.
She is survived by her daughter Cathy Britton of Henderson, NV, sons Scott and Kreig Torgerson both of Broadus, MT. Brothers Ben (Vicki) Langton of Corbett, OR and Robert (Daisy) Langton of Drummond, MT. Sisters Dixie (Mick) Langton of Bozeman, MT and Marge (Bob) Moore of Brockway, MT. Granddaughter Stacy (Zac) Britton of Alpine, WY, grandsons Skyler Watson of Billings, MT and Jeremy (Jennifer) Britton of Pahrump, NV, great granddaughter’s Deborah and Thalia Britton of Pahrump, NV, and numerous Nieces and Nephews.
Betty was known for her smile and sense of humor, she leaves behind so many friends that she held dear in her heart and her special little buddy Max Grant.
Services will be held Saturday 9/23/17 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Broadus at 11 AM.
Life isn’t measured by the number of breaths you take BUT by the number of moments that take your breath away.