The funeral of Bridie Kavanagh who died tragically in a house fire at her home in Ballyferriter has taken place today. Candle Originally from Waterford, Bridie ‘Ger’ Uí Chíobháin as she was also known, was the wife of the late Ger Ó Cíobháin, the author of Cogarnach ar ár gCósta. He came to national prominence when he rowed around the entire coast of Ireland in a naomhóg. Mrs Kavanagh was laid to rest today in Dun Urlann Cemetery.