Formby CC have published the following information about Ian Cockbain's funeral arrangements on Wednesday 28 September:
A private funeral service will be held on Wednesday 28 September 2022 at 2pm and due to restriction on numbers, invited guests will be contacted directly.
Lucy and family would like to invite Ian's huge amount of friends to celebrate his life with the family at Formby Golf Club, Golf Road, Formby L37 1LQ from 3.30pm.
The family have requested all attending wear blue if at all possible.
To enable as many as possible to watch the funeral ceremony, the following link will allow all those who want to stream the link to do so:
If you would prefer to watch the stream with friends, the following clubs, all close to Ian''s heart, will stream the event live:
Bootle Cricket Club
Formby Cricket Club
Formby Golf Club
All clubs will be open from 1.30pm to welcome you.
Ian's funeral procession will leave the family home on Derby Road at 1.15pm travelling along Timms Lane on to Green Lane past Formby Cricket Club and then via PierecefieldvRoad and Halsall Lane, finally passing his office before leaving Formby. For those wishing to show their respect, you are invited to line the route.
No flowers by request - please make donations to Queenscourt Hospice in IAn's memory (online or a box will be placed at Formby GC).