Lolo Soetoro (1935-1987), was the Indonesian and Islamic stepfather of Barack Obama. Soetoro and Stanley Ann Dunham met while both were students at the University of Hawaii and married in 1965. A geographer, he returned to Indonesia in 1966 to help map for the Indonesian government, while Dunham stayed in Honolulu to complete her studies. In 1967, Dunham and her six-year-old son moved to Jakarta to rejoin Soetoro. In 1970, Soetoro and Dunham had a daughter, Maya. They divorced in 1980.
UNTIL BARACK OBAMA WAS 10 YEARS OLD HE ATTENDED THE LOCAL INDONESIAN LANGUAGE SCHOOL. HE IS 2ND ROW FROM TOP...3RD TO THE RIGHT. HE LIVED IN INDONESIA WITH HIS MOTHER ANN, STEPFATHER LOLO SOETORO & HALF SISTER MAYA.
BARACK OBAMA JR. WITH MOTHER ANN DUNHAM, WHOM HAVING DIVORCED 2ND HUSBAND LOLO SOETORO IN 1980, MOVED BACK TO HAWAII WHERE SHE DIED FROM OVARIAN CANCER IN 1995. BARACK OBAMA SR WAS KILLED IN A CAR CRASH IN KENYA IN 1982.
BARACK OBAMA JR. (FAR RIGHT) &MOTHER ANN DUNHAM SOETORO HOLDING BARACK'S HALF SISTER MAYA & BARACK'S STEPFATHER LOLO SOETORO (FAR LEFT) WHOM ANN DUNHAM MARRIED IN 1965 AFTER DIVORCING BARACK OBAMA SR. IN 1964.