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

Licensed Staff

All of our licensed directors adhere to the highest standard of ethical practices and are committed to ensuring that all of your needs are attended to. Their commitment to the community and genuine compassion toward families are but a few of the characteristics that make them outstanding in their field. We are proud to have them on our staff.

William Long, Owner and General Mgr.
Email: yaksichlong@yahoo.com
Office Phone: 575-445-2622
Fax: 575-445-2258

Bill and Linda Long are Owners of Yaksich-Long Funeral Home and Monument Company. Bill is the General Manager, Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. He is the recipient of the Who's Who of Funeral Service for 1997, and the New Mexico Funeral Service Distinguished Service Award for 2005. He is the Past President of the New Mexico Funeral Service Association. A member of the National Funeral Directors Association and the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. Bill is a Veteran of the United States Army and a graduate of the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in Dallas, Tx. A licensed mortician in Arkansas #1741-2379 Arizona #1432 and 1605 and New Mexico # FSP 765 and a CFSP with the National Funeral Directors Association and a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus Coronado Council No. 1332 of Raton.