The funeral of Andrew Feather takes place at Halifax Minster on Wednesday.
He was 38 and died after an incident in a Halifax nightclub on February 9.
Mr Feather, of Hipperholme, was an accountant.
He played for Halifax RUFC and was also club secretary.
He leaves a daughter, Morgan; partner, Karen; parents, Jenni and Gordon; brother, Jonny; and sister, Jane.
His sudden death rocked the rugby and wider community.
The service is at 10.30 am followed by a private commital.
Donations can be made to Halifax RUFC (Andrew Feather Fund), Ovenden Park, Halifax HX2 8AR.
Dale Mclean, 25, of Huddersfield, has been charged with the manslaughter of Mr Feather at the Liquid Nightclub, Halifax, in the early hours of February 9 and he will next appear at Bradford Crown Court on March 20.