Derrick Allan Monaghan, 34 of Hilmar, passed away in Turlock. He was born to Mark and Catherine Monaghan in Turlock, California. He was a caring person and had compassion for others. He loved working on his car and doing little projects with and for his nieces. Derrick was artistic and liked to paint and draw on everything. He enjoyed cooking and had aspirations of becoming a chef. He worked as a body piercer for many years in different shops around the area and out of state, and expressed himself through his tattoos. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Derrick is survived by his dad Mark Monaghan, Sister and brother-in-law Tiffany and Glenn Ingram, nieces Ava and Grace, Grandmother Wanda Nichols, Aunt and Uncle Kellie and Mario Gregorio, cousin Mark Gregorio (Kayla) and children Sailor and Chase, cousin Kevin Gregorio, Aunt Debbie Goldsmith and cousin Michael Munroe.
He is proceeded in death by his Mother Cathy and Grandmother Ava Gregg.
Memorial service will be held at Allen Mortuary 247 N. Broadway in Turlock on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 1:00pm. Reception to follow at Hilmar Community Hall 20079 W. Falke St, Hilmar.