Paul Colin Morrison, 51, from Burton Leonard has passed away after an alleged assault almost three weeks at pub beer garden in Harrogate.
He had been in a critical condition since the incident, which happened at the rear beer garden of the Wetherspoons Royal Baths pub on Parliament Street on Saturday 1st November 2014.
He died yesterday on Thursday 20th November at Harrogate District Hospital.
Mr Morrison's wife Lisa and children Marie, Leah and Joe said:
A 43-year-old man from the York area was also hurt during the incident and required treatment for facial injuries.
And following police enquiries, a 44-year-old man from Harrogate was arrested on 3rd November charged with actual bodily harm on the 43-year-old man and grievous bodily harm without intent against Mr Morrison.
He appeared at Harrogate Magistrates' Court on 4th November and the case was committed to York Crown Court.
North Yorkshire Police is still appealing for potential witnesses to contact them on 101.