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JoAnn Tassone- Mark Thompson
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JoAnn Tassone and Mark Thompson, both of Santa Cruz, have announced their engagement.

The bride is the daughter of Mary Diane Durkin of Grass Valley and Michael Joseph Tassone, deceased.

She is a graduate of University of Santa Cruz with a degree in biology and theater arts and a master’s in education.

The bridegroom is the son of Paula Pharr of Raleigh, N.C., and Mike Thompson of San Antonio.

He is a graduate of California State University at San Jose with a degree in computer science.

The wedding was Aug. 10.

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