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Joaquin and Denise were so kind and gentle throughout the whole process. I felt truly cared for by them. Joaquin, the manager was an excellent communicator and I felt very cared for with him, he was incredibly kind with me in all the right ways. Denise was also very wonderful and sweet.

The Welsch Family
May 18, 2022

Joaquin Gonzales was very professional and concerned to make sure you got the best care possible for our loved one. Everything was explained to you in great detail – very understandable

Doris Medina
April 25, 2022

I really liked the Taos location, it was private, professional, and the decorations were very cute! Arranger, Joaquin Gonzales, did a great job. He made me feel very loved and safe!

The Valdez Family
April 14, 2022

Joaquin - was wonderful and professional. Empathetic staff, ease of services, affordable, and lots of options!

Diego Trujillo
April 14, 2022

Denise was sweet and caring. Joaquin was very sincere and allowed James's nieces and nephews see him before it was time to close things down.
Everyone was very caring and felt our sadness. They did everything perfect

Roberta Martinez
January 12, 2022

Nadine was very comforting during the loss of my father. The whole staff was very professional. Joaquin speech at my father's burial was very special. May God Bless You All!!

Anthony C. Medina
December 27, 2021

Having to make funeral arrangements for a loved one is a difficult thing to do. Valerie, Joaquin, Nadine and Denise were so helpful, knowledgeable and caring. Valerie was outstanding. She gave more than 110% and put our family totally at ease and treated us with us with the utmost respect and care.

Sandra Martinez
November 17, 2021

Joaquin & Denise - both were very warm, sincere, and professional. It was very easy to work with them. I would recommend DeVargas Taos highly to anyone else in need of these services!

Brian Trujillo
October 22, 2021

DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos was fantastic from beginning to end. Such caring and wonderful people. They really made our mom look like her. The whole process which is incredibly hard to begin with was made easier by them. The facility is also beautiful and serene. Highly recommend them. Loved working with Joaquin!

Jenny Hawkes
September 23, 2021

Met only Joaquin and Denise. Both were professional and comforting when making arrangements. Also, helpful when veteran's headstone arrangements had to be made. Thankful for their service Very satisfied with the service. Covid restrictions were difficult at the time.

Pauline Herrera
August 24, 2021

The feeling of being home, we were treated like family. We never felt out of place. I feel you all went over and above to service us. We are grateful to all of you

The Martinez Family
June 21, 2021

Our family had contact with Joaquin, Denise and Valerie. They were very understanding and kind. In the last five years I have been in contact with two other service providers. There was no doubt DeVargas gave us the best feeling and service. Demonstrated empathy and recognition of what our family was feeling. Everyone was so professional and thoughtful.

The Vigil Family
March 23, 2021

Joaquin Gonzales was very professional answered all questions clear and explained everything, took his time to listen very welcoming. Nadine-very nice comforting nice smile and welcoming. All staff were very caring, nice, comforting All was very professionally handled and in time. I was very satisfied.

Mary Ann Trujillo
March 3, 2021

Joaquin treated us with great respect and is also very knowledgeable-kindness-understanding-the staff that took our daughter did a GREAT job. Joaquin and all the workers there were fantastic very caring. The friendliness of all the staff-the knowledge and explanation of all services by Joaquin

Estella Romero
March 1, 2021

DeVargas Funeral Home was very professional and understanding to what we were going through.

Rosie Trujillo
March 1, 2021

Joaquin Gonzales – very professional and accommodating to all our needs. He was responsive in a timely manner and knowledgeable of all aspects of business.

Palemon Martinez
February 25, 2021

Joaquin was great... attentive and always available. The staff helped us through a difficult time.

Judy Hitchcock
February 8, 2021

Mr. Gonzales and his staff went above and beyond to assist my family during this most difficult time.

Susan Trujillo
January 20, 2021

They are professional. loving people , very caring, understanding, I recommend them highly. Joaquin you are the best, thank you for all you did for our loved one and for our grieving family. thank you so much. The Casias family

The Casias Family
December 31, 2020

Joaquin was exceptional and professional throughout. My family could not be more happy with the way they managed all the details. Thank you Joaquin, Nadine, Denise, DeVargas Funeral Home!!

Ronnie Rael
November 13, 2020

Joaquin, Nadine, Denise and staff. We are extremely appreciative for everything you did for the family during the loss of our beloved husband,father, grandfather. Everything was perfect because of your great work. Thank You and God Bless you all. The Valencia Family

Valencia family
November 4, 2020

The services and funeral were both beautiful and were with us all the way of this time of need. Family came first and good customer service.

Bernice Martinez
October 12, 2020

They treated us like family-never minded all our requests and always had time for our calls

Cathy Gonzalez
October 8, 2020

Joaquin's professionalism, kindness, availability, and continual check ins have been so sincere, and he has gone above and beyond.

Miranda Quintana
September 29, 2020

You were able to take the worry about arrangements away from us and everything that you did for us was amazing and perfect. Thank you for helping us through this difficult time.

Albert, Frank, Bernadette, Orlinda, Bernie and Robert
August 20, 2020

Ruben Martinez and Mr. DeVargas, thank you for making a sad occasion beautiful for our family. Ruben, because you knew our father, your comments were heartfelt. Bless you always, from The Garcia Family.

Cathy Gonzalez
August 17, 2020

Joaquin, you made an agonizing time easier on our family with all your help and patience. You treated our mothers funeral as you would Your own family, so for that may God Bless you and Denise. When we needed you a week later for our father, you stepped up again. Again a big Thank you, The Garcia Family.

Cathy Gonzalez
August 17, 2020

Thank you, Joaquin Gonzales for the service. You and your staff handled my brother's services in a very caring and professional manner.
Thank you, Casilda and family

Casilda Sandoval and Family
July 31, 2020

Joaquin & Denise - from your work in the community, professional and compassionate through entire process. The professionalism, care, and concern shown to us. The facility is modern, welcoming, beautiful. Very pleased with our father/husband's appearance.

Bernice Montoya
June 24, 2020

Your staff was kind and caring to all our family like it was theirs and I appreciate it from the bottom of my heart, and my husband would have
appreciated it too.

Denise Martinez
May 26, 2020

Joaquin was so helpful and kind to when my sis died. We used very little of his services at cost but he was still as concerned and helpful as if we’d purchased a gold casket. He graciously walked me through many procedures I needed help with, god bless you sir.

Betty Franklin
May 22, 2020

Joaquin and Denise were so caring and compassionate and professional in caring for my husband/. Father. Bernadette Trujillo And family

Trujillo. Family
May 17, 2020

All the staff of DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos is supportive, amazing, loving and caring. Treated my family like their own family.

Family of Marshall Bailon
April 30, 2020

Thank you so much for all you did for our family, with such love and tenderness. Preparing our precious mama for services. Our heartfelt love and gratitude. You will never be forgotten. God bless you always.

Family of Priscilla Quintana
April 15, 2020

We recently lost our son and are not from the area. My wife and and my sons could not have been treated any better. Joaquin and his staff went out of their way to accommodate our family during this very difficult time. We were so grateful for all that you did for us. If I lived in Taos, we we never go to another funeral home. Joaquin we will never forget you. You helped us in so many ways. SIMPLY AN AMAZING AND COMFORTING FUNERAL HOME.

Gregg St. Germain
March 10, 2020

Joaquin draped my mothers body in an American Indian Blanket, It was so beautiful and meaningful. He treated her with the utmost respect. Joaquin and Denise were so very kind. We are both going to consider doing our pre-funeral arrangements with Joaquin. He made us feel secure, safe and cared for. He was a complete professional with a compassionate edge. Your company make a positive difference in people's lives.

Karen Douglas
March 5, 2020

Exceptional customer service, Joaquin Gonzales is a true professional, caring and trustworthy. True hometown feeling with such professional and courteous service.

The family of Eulogia Cardenas
February 10, 2020

The memorial was so amazing and professional. Joaquin went out of his way to make sure everything was perfect. I would recommend DeVargas Funeral Home because they make one so at ease. All arrangements were taken care of so professionally and they are very caring.

Janet Martinez
February 4, 2020

I just want to thank you for making this very painful life experience, painless. You were great, professional, caring and understanding. Thank you for not pressuring me at all. May god bless you and lead you to a great 2020. My mom Sophie was an angel, thank you for making her beautiful.

Valerie Escalera, Max and Jacob
January 17, 2020

As a Pastor I have preached hundreds of funerals (close to 500) and worked with dozens of funeral homes and your services and professionalism was outstanding. Your professional and respectful approach to the deceased and the family is beyond compare.

Pastor Randy White and Bennett Family
December 4, 2019

The entire staff of DeVargas funeral home was above and beyond accommodating. Joaquin does in excellent job with detail and he pays attention to the people that he is assisting. The beautiful added touch of driving thru my grandmas property for the last time will be in our hearts for ever. Thank you Joaquin.

The Family of Maria C. Vigil
November 12, 2019

My words are not adequate to express my gratitude for the services for my great-uncle George Trotter. Thank you for doing it all perfectly, going above and beyond. It makes us all better. All of you will be very special to me forever. Much love and appreciation.

Mary Gould and Family
November 2, 2019

A special Thank You to Joaquin and his staff, Denise, Nadine and Ernestina, for the kind care they gave my Uncle James and to my family during one of the most difficult times in our lives.

Nicole Jackson
October 28, 2019

Thank you so much for your help!! You were all so kind and treated us with the deepest respect in our time of need!! Joaquin, thank you for everything!!

Javier Munoz Rivera Family
October 28, 2019

Mr. DeVargas, Joaquin, Denise. Thank you so very much for the love and care you gave to our wife/mom Polly Varos. You did a beautiful job in making her beautiful.

The Varos Family
October 17, 2019

Joaquin Gonzales and DeVargas Funeral Home Staff, words cannot begin to express How thankful we are to you and your staff for being generous, kind, going above and beyond in not only showing dignity, but giving us peace of mind knowing our loved one was being cared for.

The Romero Family, Aguirre Family, Fernandez Family and Gutierrez Family
October 16, 2019

Joaquin Gonzales was very helpful and he matters very good. He made us feel like family.

Family of Adam Garcia

Very Accommodating - Never a Hesitation to Help

The Family of Martha Cardenas

Joaquin treated us like family and took very good care of us in the most needed time.

Mary and Ben Montoya

The staff at DeVargas is always empathetic, thoughtful, respectful, and friendly. They emphasized my mother would be in their care the entire time and that was comforting. I thank them for their caring support during our family's difficult time.

The Family of Amada Rodriguez

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