Mr Pass, aged 65, of Wisewood, plunged to his death from Regent Court on Bradfield Road, Hills-borough, last week.
A police investigation into his death is being carried out on behalf of the Sheffield coroner so an inquest into the circumstances surrounding it can be held.
Mr Pass wrote the best-seller Weerz Me Dad? - humorous stories about life in the 1940s and 50s.
His funeral is at Greno-side Crematorium at 11am.
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