1310 S. 2nd Street • RATON, NM 87740 • Phone: 575-445-2622

Non-Licensed Staff

Although they are not licensed funeral directors, these staff members are vitally important to the operation of our firm.  These individuals make it possible for us to professionally coordinate funerals with the quality of service our community has come to expect from us.


Danny Martinez, Stone Cutter

Danny is in charge of our monument company. He has been with our company since we started and was with fairmont cemetery for over 30 years. Danny's devotion to his work is one reason people look to us for their monument needs.

Ellen Haines

Ellen was born and raised in Raton, NM.  She has been a licensed hairdresser since 1967 and retired from the Magistrate Court after nine years of service. Her and her husband Lyle live in Raton and have three daughters and six grandchildren.  She is a member of St. Patrick's-St. Joseph's Catholic Church.  Yaksich-Long feels very fortunate to have someone with Ellen's devotion and integrity in dealing with the family's we are honored to serve.