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61-year-old grandmother serves as surrogate for son and his partner


When Elliott Dougherty and his husband, Matthew Eledge, decided to have a baby, it became a family affair – literally. Doctors said Matthew’s mother, Cecile, was a perfect candidate to be a surrogate through IVF. At 61 years old, Cecile carried the baby, while Elliott’s sister donated the egg and Matthew used his sperm.