Born: January 4, 1927

Died: April 8, 2011

Married: Jeanette White of Lake Placid

Children: Marilyn Corson-Baker; Linda Zeppieri; Susan Carroll; John Corson; and Robert Corson

Manley "John" M. Corson Jr. was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army, serving from 1945 to 1947, Battery D 11th Batallion 4th Field Artillery Training Regiment. He worked as a meat cutter for Charlie Green's Market and later for the Grand Union.