edie rose o'neillEdie Rose O’Neill and her mom’s cousin, Becky O’Neill, were slated for transplant surgery Friday morning. (Click photo to enlarge.)

[UPDATE, February 6: Edie Rose O’Neill continues improve in Philadelphia hospital, grandfather Ed O’Neill tells redbankgreen. Organ donor Becky O’Neill has been released, he says.] [UPDATE, February 3: “Edie & Becky have safely made it through their surgeries and are both resting in hospitals across the street from one another,” Bridget O’Neill wrote on Facebook Friday night.]

A Red Bank couple hope they have found “the perfect, needle-in-a-haystack” organ donor they’ve been seeking for their ailing infant daughter.

And the donor is a member of the family.

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