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Andria Magdalene Ritacco of Monmouth and Erik Ole Twenge of Monmouth were married on Dec. 17, 2005 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Independence.

The bride is the daughter of Jim and Ginny Ritacco of Newport.

The groom is the son of Karol Fusaro Dougherty of Lahaina, Hawaii and Dennis and Dawn Twenge of Monmouth.

The Rev. Carl Gimpl officiated the ceremony.

The maid of honor was Jane Clark and the bridesmaids were Sara Balentine, Kathleen Peterson and Tyler Sparks.

The best man was Brian Forster and the groomsmen were Pat Antrim, Michael Adolf and Daniel Ritacco.

Andria, a 2001 graduate of Newport High School, is a student at Western Oregon University in Monmouth with plans to graduate in this spring with a degree in biology and further pursue a career in physical therapy.

Erik, a 2001 graduate of Central High School in Independence, is a coach for T-Mobile in Salem.

The couple honeymooned in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico and makes their home in Monmouth.


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