Mary Lou Retton is recovering from her bout of pneumonia within the consolation of her own residence, and McKenna Kelley introduced as a lot on October 23. “My mother is HOME & in restoration mode,” Kelley wrote in an Instagram assertion. “We nonetheless have an extended street of restoration forward of us, however child steps.” Kelley additionally expressed gratitude in the direction of her mom’s supporters, then ended her assertion with one other spherical of thanks. “Thanks Jesus, thanks docs & nurses, thanks to this loving neighborhood,” she added.
Whereas information of Retton’s restoration has garnering constructive responses throughout social media, she’s additionally acquired appreciable backlash. Regardless of not being aware of Retton’s precise monetary standing, many followers have expressed the assumption that she ought to have been in a position to maintain her personal payments. “So, Mary Lou Retton was circling the drain a couple of days in the past and now that her daughters have raised over $400k she’s making a miraculous restoration? All so her daughters do not reduce into their inheritance as a result of she selected to not have medical health insurance?!?” tweeted one consumer.
Retton has but to make a press release on her personal behalf.