Sonora resident Ruth Monohan passed away peacefully on July 9, 2023 at the age of 102. Ruth was born in Imperial County in 1921 and grew up on a dairy farm in Chino, California. She met her husband John Monohan during World War II and lived in Hayward and Union City where they raised thier three children. Ruth worked as a secretary in the Bay Area for many years and enjoyed traveling and camping. In her retirement, her hobbies included needlepoint and rug making. She is survived by her son Michael Monohan (wife Connie), her daughter Bonnie Monohan, and her two grandsons Errol Thorpe (wife Terrie) and Brian Monohan. She was proceded in death by husband John and her daughter Susan Pennrich. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. There will be a celebration of her life to be announced at a later time.