DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory
623 North Railroad Avenue, Espanola, NM 87532
Tel: (505) 747-7477 | Fax (505) 747-3600
DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory is located in the city of Espanola, New Mexico. Española is a city within Rio Arriba County and is a portion of the central and eastern section of the city is in Santa Fe County. DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory offers a large staff from interns to fully licensed funeral practitioners. They are proud to service their community and the surrounding area of Espanola. DeVargas offers a broad range of services including pre-planning, funeral and memorial funeral arrangement services for traditional burials as well as cremation. They do not turn away any family who has suffered a loss and provide competitive and affordable prices to meet all budgets.
The funeral home has been in operation since 1999 and has since moved to a new location with beautiful, serene surroundings, state-of-the-art facility with multiple chapels, ample parking, and a fleet of funeral vehicles.
The compassionate and caring professionals provide funeral services tailored to each family’s need which are designed individually for a personalized memorial. The dedicated bilingual staff is available 365 days a year to assist you in beginning the process of caring for your loved one’s final arrangements. They are committed and have a desire to learn about your loved one's life and will provide guidance and advice as required. They are empathetic to your loss and make it a priority to assist you in honoring your loved one's life so healing for the surviving family can begin.
The DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory staff consider it an honor to serve the same community in which most of them live in and make a promise to never sacrifice quality when accommodating the family needs. The staff is very familiar with the customs and traditions that are so important when planning the final service of a loved one. Families who place their care at this funeral home are handled with care and respect. The funeral home is readily available every day of the year to begin the process of caring for your loved one’s final arrangements. There is a 10% discount given to all qualified Veterans and Military personnel with the service, headstone, and burial flags.
Johnny C. DeVargas is the founder and owner who began his career in the death care industry at a very young age. Johnny realized at that young age his passion for servicing families during a vulnerable time of loss. He started an apprenticeship and mentoring program with a local funeral home owner at the age of 13 and has been serving families in need to this day.
With over 40 years of experience, Johnny possesses the skills and gift of empathy, people skills, and artistic talents necessary to succeed in this very specialized field. From humble beginnings, he founded DeVargas Funeral Home in 1999 within a very small building. Soon after, Johnny was blessed with a larger and state-of-the-art facility located right in the heart of the Espanola Valley.
You can contact this professional funeral home by phone or via their website. The website also offers many wonderful resources for grieving families, including daily grief support emails and sending flowers. The DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory are members of the National Funeral Directors Association, ICCFA and the New Mexico Funeral Service Association.