Peter W. “Pete” Zocco, 58, of New Bern, died on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.

Peter W. “Pete” Zocco, 58, of New Bern, died on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.

A longtime resident of the Croatan community, he worked for FRC East at Cherry Point. He enjoyed the beach, scuba diving and working in his yard.

Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Croatan Community Cemetery with the Rev. Kenny Connor officiating.

He is survived by his wife, Judy Grushinski Zocco; one stepson, Chris Sinclair; two stepdaughters, Anna and Melissa Grushinski; and two stepgrandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Pollock-Best Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Judy Grushinski Zocco.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 3131 RDU Center Drive, Suite 100, Morrisville, NC 27560 or www.heart.org.