Helen E. Gardner Mrs. Helen E. Gardner, 76, who had been a guest of the Bellemcadc Home, 1929 East Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, Altoona, and formerly of 608 5th Street, Tyrone, died at 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 1990, at the home. She was born Aug. 18, 1913, at Tyrone, a daughter of Warren A.G. and Ruth Mac Gohccn Elder and on Dec. 25,1940, in Tyrone at her family home, she married Richard Wayne Gardner. He died October 17, 1983. She is survived by two sons: Richard Wayne Jr. of Tyrone and David E. of Altoona. Also surviving are five grandchildren, grandchildren, a brother and a sister, J. Calvin Elder of Pcnn Hills and Mrs. Albert (Carol) Shope of Tyrone R.D. 4. She was preceded in death by a brother, Horace Elder. She attended the Presbyterian and the Grace Baptist Churches. She was a graduate of the Altoona School of Commerce Zeth Business School, and had been employed as a secretary at the offices of Pcnn State Agricultural Extension and the 1st Blair County National Bank. There will be no viewing. Friends arc invited to attend memorial services to be held Friday at 9:30 a.m. at the Feller Memorial Home, Tyrone, with Albert J. Shopc, her brother-in-law, officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park at the convenience of the family. Memorial gifts may be made to the American Heart Association, 501 Howard Avenue, Altoona, Pa. 16602.