Merv is a resident of the town of Agoura, Michigan.
During the events of The Cremators (1973) played by John Barnum
Dr. Ian Thorne, Merv, Pete and Dr. Reddick are staring at the burnt wreckage of Phil's car. Merv tells Pete he called him as soon as he saw the wreckage and Ian wonders if Phil managed to get away with Millie. Dr. Braddock tells Pete it looks like Phil was cremated and Pete gives Ian his package, which was the only thing that survived.