Olympic gold Medalist Mary Lou Retton fighting for life

By: John Derric


 Olympic gold medalist Mary Lou Retton is in the ICU fighting for her life.

 She has been on a ventilator for over a week due to pneumonia.


 Her daughter McKenna Kelley says that Retton is uninsured and that her family is asking for donations to help cover her medical expenses.

 Retton is a beloved American icon and her fans are rallying around her, sending messages of support and love.


 Retton is a fighter and her family is hopeful that she will make a full recovery.