Obama’s Grandmother Dies
So tragic! Right before the election. Obama’s maternal grandmother Madelyn Dunham passed away from cancer. She was 86 years old.
Barack and his sister have released the following statement:
“It is with great sadness that we announce that our grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, has died peacefully after a battle with cancer. She was the cornerstone of our family, and a woman of extraordinary accomplishment, strength, and humility.”