Born: March 16, 1921
Died: October 24, 2005
Married: Margaret Sullivan
Children: Margaret (Peggy) Campion; John (Bolter) Campion; Michael Campion; George Campion, Patrick Campion, James Campion
John F. Campion was the Mayor of Saranac Lake from 1963 to May 17, 1964. He was also a World War II veteran having served in the Marines from 1942 to 1946 as a member of the first Marine Quartermaster squadron making aerial maps of the South Pacific; he was discharged as a Major in the reserves.
He is buried in St. Bernard's Cemetery.