Cpl. Corriveau was born in Lawrence on Dec. 1, 1947, son of the late Phillip G. and Kathleen Hannagan Corriveau. He was a faithful parishioner at St. Mary’s Church in Lawrence, where he was baptized.
“He wasn’t so sure he was going to come out of the Marines. He said he might make a career out of it,” she recalled. Instead, Cleary made a search for her brother and a quest for information on what happened to him her own personal career.