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Back in the day: Cold snaps led to several tragic deaths
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This photo of Iver Gordee as a young man was provided by Beth Luhman. Unfortunately, Iver was frozen to death in 1911 at the age of 48 and found near his home north of Browntown. He was buried in the cemetery at the Jordan Lutheran Church.
Last week we read about people who were injured by the cold. Today we will hear about others who were not as fortunate.