About The Merhar Agency LLC


Established in 1955, The Merhar Agency has proudly served its members and community, for over 65 years and through 3 generations! The Merhar Agency, is recognized as one of Nationwide's few Heritage Agencies, so if you're looking for expert insurance consultation and policies that are tailored of your individual needs, contact us today for a free insurance consultation at 440-946-2040. Devoted Experts: Lou Merhar- 1955 to 1977 Jerry Merhar- 1975 to 2018 Mike and Max Merhar- 2002 to current. Lou Merhar started the agency in 1955. For the next 30 yrs. Lou grew the agency through hard work and community involvement. Along with his work in the agency and the community, Lou was also a compassionate father of two sons. Growing up Jerry and Jim were taught the importance of hard work and what it means to be apart of a community. After graduating from college both sons managed to find their way back into careers with Nationwide Insurance. Jerry ran the agency from 1977 to March 2013. As of March 2013, Jerry's two sons Mike and Max have began a 3rd generation of The Merhar Agency. Mike and Max, both grew up helping out around the agency placing phone calls and filing papers. After graduating High school they obtained their insurance licenses and headed off to Kent State where they both obtained their bachelors degrees. Mike and Max are devoted to maintaining their family’s commitment to the community and the members they serve at the agency.


The Merhar Agency has been serving North East Ohio as a full service insurance agency for over 50 yrs. We understand that insurance is not a "one size fits all" service, so we customize our coverage to meet the individual needs of our members. This approach to business has earned The Merhar Agency a trusted reputation as being there for you when you need it most.