Jack Pedersen (16) is a fun-loving sophomore at Blessed Trinity High School with an amazing sense of humor and a huge heart. Son of Jon and Amy Pedersen and brother of Caroline (18), he was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis - a "rare but very treatable cancer” just before Christmas in 2017. For those longing for more information, Jack's oncologist recommends the following:
- National Cancer Institute (https://www.cancer.gov/types/langerhans/patient/langerhans-treatment-pdq
- The Histiocytosis Association (https://www.histio.org/lchinchildren#.WkWKvt-nG02
We are so blessed to be surrounded by caring family and friends who love this kid and want to be kept in the loop. We are using this site as a central hub to keep everyone updated. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. We know God has a plan, is in control and we trust this will ultimately be a part of Jack's glory story. In the meantime, we ask that you storm heaven with prayers for a complete and quick restoration of health for this precious young man.