Imagine a funeral home where all the guests are like family, where you feel at ease, appreciated and like a friend. Envision a funeral home that embraces funeral traditions while meeting the needs of all generations. Picture a funeral home that is large enough to serve families yet is bright and comfortable like home.

At Merkle Funeral Service, we treat you like family, not a number because this isn't just a business; this is our way of life. Excellent service is so important to us; we put it in our name.

Merkle Funeral Service can meet the needs of our families with conveniences such as: a full service florist, professional catering, valet parking and a warm familiar face to greet your guests. We can also meet the needs of our community by providing a comfortable, intimate place for functions such as Bible studies, ladies' gatherings and coffee hours for socializing.

Imagine a funeral home where educating the consumer about value and options take precedent over everything else.

One doesn't need to imagine anymore. Merkle is "Monroe's Premier Service Provider."

We invite you to visit our facilities. Merkle Funeral Service is different; we are making a fresh start for funeral service in Erie and Monroe

Thank you for visiting us online we hope that your visit is fulfilling.   Our commitment to serve you better transcends the borders of our property. We strive to make all our guests feel comfortable.   We invite you to browse our website, and encourage you to submit a question or comment if you desire.



The current services that have been entrusted to us are listed here. If you are unable to visit us in person,  you can still be with the family in thought by signing the online guest book, expressing your condolences, or sharing your most memorable recollection about the deceased.Guests are also able to place a memorial donation, share a photo, or send a floral tribute.