Jerry Welken is the owner and operator of Marksman Mosquito & Tick Control, headquartered in Maumee,  OH. This is a highly regarded pest control company in Lucas County.

Jerry was trained in the pest control business through many years of hands-on experience and being certified through the Dept. of Agriculture in Ohio and Michigan.  When it comes to providing expert pest control services, nothing takes the place of experience. Jerry began working in this industry 7 years ago and started Marksman Mosquito & Tick Control in 2012.

One of Jerry’s  goals is to provide his Lucas County clients with professional and affordable services.  For mosquitoes, they use a larvacide product that is certified organic and helps prevent mosquitoes from hatching out of water that pools in stagnant areas.  For ticks, the product used is very similar.  They have different packages to fit your service need.  Please visit their website for other information (  Jerry takes pride in providing a quality service with an honest estimate, while giving great customer care on every job.  

The result, one of the most successful pest control companies in Maumee!  

In addition to running a successful pest control business, Jerry supports Springfield High School.  In his free time, he loves to play golf and be involved with his kids sports, especially tennis & golf.  

What does the business community think? The Better Business Bureau has awarded Marksman Mosquito & Tick Control an A+ rating.

   What do their customers think?

Dave – “This service is fantastic. We’ve used Jerry several times for outdoor parties and gatherings. Our kids have used him as well. Our yards are surrounded by fields and woods even though we live in the city. The pest control was phenomenal. We were able to enjoy our yards without annoying pests. Jerry was very polite and professional. Really top notch. We highly recommend”

Julie Hull – “Jerry is the best! He gets rid of those pests quickly. We wouldn’t use any other company!”

Having owner operated experts, like Jerry providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Maumee and Lucas County, OH.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Jerry Welken that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Jerry for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need pest control service? Give Marksman Mosquito & Tick Control an opportunity by visiting them at 2306 Cedarwood Dr, Maumee or by calling them at (419) 285-9009.


So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Jerry Welken, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Lucas County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of OH and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.


Well done Jerry Welken!

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