Olympic Gold Medalist Mary Lou Retton Battles Rare Pneumonia in ICU

FAIRMONT, WV – Mary Lou Retton, the celebrated U.S. gymnast and Olympic gold medalist, is currently fighting a rare form of pneumonia in an intensive care unit, according to her daughter, McKenna Kelley. Retton, who has been in the ICU for over a week, is struggling to breathe independently. Retton, 55, is a revered figure in the world of American gymnastics. Her most notable accomplishments trace back to the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, where she …

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