BOSTON, April 8 (UPI) --
U.S. President Barack Obama
's aunt, Zeituni Onyango, died Monday
in her sleep in Boston after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Onyango, who was born in 1952 in Kenya, was Obama's father's half-sister.
The 61-year-old was denied asylum in the United States three times, and finally won on her fourth try in 2010 with the Immigration Court in Boston.
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