Funeral set for Dassel-Cokato student 25 Sep 17

The funeral for a Dassel-Cokato High School sophomore will be held this week. Fifteen-year-old Jacob MacDonald of Howard Lake died Friday from a reaction to a peanut allergy. MacDonald was at a friend’s house a week ago Saturday night and ate a cookie that contained peanuts. He used and EpiPen and went to the hospital. The reaction immediately impacted his lungs putting him into cardiac arrest. His funeral is being held Thursday morning at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.