Olympic Icon Mary Lou Retton Fights Rare Pneumonia: Urgent Need for Support

Olympic legend Mary Lou Retton is battling a rare form of pneumonia.

Daughter McKenna Kelley posts about the desperate circumstance on Instagram.

Retton spends more than a week in the ICU on life support.

On Spotfund, the family is raising money for her medical bills.

The 1984 Olympic gold winner Retton is currently 55 years old.

Former gymnast daughter Kelley has not yet replied to messages.

By winning the all-around competition in 1984, Retton created history.

In gymnastics, she also won team medals, silver, and bronze.