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Meet Betsy Mart, Colfax


December 5, 2019

Betsy Mart; Emmett Crook; Teren Crook

Left to right: Great-grandson Emmett Crook, Betsy Mart, great-grandson Teren Crook

Betsy Mart just turned 73 years old a little over a week ago.

Born in West Virginia, Betsy was raised in Montana where she graduated from Missoula, and since then she has led a rather adventurous life.

While she is now retired and taking care of her great-grandkids (not all of which are biologically related), Betsy has experience as a cashier, chef, nanny, manager, part-owner of an art gallery and carnival worker.

After she graduated, she moved to Butte before returning to Missoula after she married. After she later divorced, she headed to the coast, living in Washington and Oregon before h...

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