Fr. Paul Mary Vota, M. J. was called home to his eternal reward on November 26, 2009. He was born to Doris and Elmer Vota on August 7th, 1951. He professed perpetual vows in Miles Jesu on December 25, 1977, was ordained to the priesthood by Pope John Paul II on June 2nd, 1985 and served the Catholic Church as a member of Miles Jesu in Nigeria, the U. S. and Slovakia. Fr. Vota is survived by his parents and sisters Lisa, Cathe and Cristine and he will be greatly missed by them and his spiritual family, Miles Jesu. Visitation will be from 5:00-9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road. A Funeral Mass will be at 9:30 am, Thursday, December 3, 2009 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 3550 E. Knox Road, Phoenix. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.