Becky is a graduate of Chetek High School, having moved from Lake Holcombe while in Junior High. Interestingly, her family bought the farm where Rev. Sparby’s grandparents and his late uncle, Dennis Sparby, had lived just as he was retiring.
She worked in Daycare administration before having two children of her own with her husband, Jerry. Later, held a Paraoptometric career for former Springer Eyecare later transitioned to Herman Advanced Family Eyecare in Chetek and Bloomer, WI.
Baptized as a young adult, her minister confirmed her faith and commented at the time that "she’d someday serve the church in a capacity under God’s calling." Palm Sunday 2003 she triumphantly marched with New Hope Lutheran Church serving as Parish Administrator.
“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven. Whatever God does endures forever; nothing can be added to it nor anything taken from it; God has done this, so that all should stand in awe before him. That which is, already has been; that which is to be, already is; and God seeks out what has gone by.” - Ecclesiastes 3: 1-16