John's family has confirmed the funeral details are as follows:
The service will take place at St. Columbas Church, Primrose Drive, Liverpool, L36 8DL at 12.30pm on Friday 25th March.
This will be followed by the committal at St Helens Crematorium at 1.30pm. There will be a wake at the Rainhill Recreation Club from 2.15pm. Directions to these venues can be found here.
John's family have requested family flowers only please. However, they would welcome donations to the club in John's memory. The club has agreed to ringfence all donations received for junior cricket and All-Stars, which John was extremely passionate about. Anyone who would like to make a donation can do so here.