“It is with great sadness that we announce that our grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, has died peacefully after a battle with cancer,”
Obama said in a joint statement with his sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng. “She was the cornerstone of our family, and a woman of extraordinary accomplishment, strength, and humility.”

Source: Reuters

Our deepest condolences go out to the Obama family.

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  • I am so SAD and hurt by this. I can’t believe it… My heart hurts…

  • OMG! this is awful. My prayers definitely go to him and his family. This is devastating! on the eve of the biggest day of his life… I’m close to tears. May the Lord watch over him and his family. May she Rest IN Peace!

  • tremaine

    This year has been filled with sad instances and tragic occurrences. My sincere condolences to the Obama family.

  • Prayers to him and his family

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