Veda Mae Hora Veda Mae Hora, 85, of Yankton, and formerly of Vermillion, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008 at Avera Yankton Care Center. Celebration of her life was at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion with Rev. Ed. Anderson officiating. Burial was in BluffView Cemetery, Vermillion. Visitation was at 6 p.m., with a 7 p.m. prayer service on Monday, Sept. 29, at the funeral home. She was born March 2, 1923 in Olivet, to Carl Schmid and Mary Boegler. She was baptized on April 9, 1944 and confirmed in Concordia Lutheran Church in Vermillion on May 18, 1952. She attended rural school in Olivet. She worked at the Tyndall Bakery for a few years for Mr. Johnson and at Gurneyâ�?�?s Seed and Nursery for many years. She loved to work outdoors with flowers and enjoyed the birds and outdoor life very much. She had many wonderful grandchildren, great-grandchildren and step-grandchildren, and enjoyed them all. She married Vincent Hora on Jan. 5, 1943 at Lake Charles, LA, by Rev. Bradley. They had three children, two sons and a daughter, Roger, Donald and Sandra. Vincent died on Sept. 11, 1989. Survivors include her sons, Roger (Linda) Hora of Yankton, and Donald (Katie) Hora of Baltimore, MD; nine grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; five sister-in-laws; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a daughter, Sandra Rueb; two brothers, Lyle and George Schmid; and a nephew, Larry Schmid. Condolences may be sent online to www.koberfuneral home.com.