Black People : Obama's Auntie, Dies @ 61

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    Aamer Madhani
    USA Today
    7:02pm EDT April 8. 2014
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    An aunt of President Obama whose immigration status grabbed headlines before the president's 2008 election has died in Massachusetts.
    Attorney Margaret Wong, who represented the president's aunt in her immigration case, said Zeituni Onyango died Tuesday in a Boston rehabilitation center.
    Wong said that Onyango, 61, who was the half sister of the president's father, was being treated for cancer and respiratory problems...read more here...
     
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    "Anytime somebody would say the president could have done this or that for her, she would say, 'Whoa, the president is only one human being,'" Wong said. "There was absolutely no resentment."


     
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