to connectVideoBeth Chapman, wife of Dog ” the Bounty Hunter loses battle with cancer
Beth Chapman, who, with her husband, Duane ” Dog “Chapman, was, in the popular reality series” Dog the Bounty Hunter, ” died on Wednesday in a Honolulu hospital.
Duane Chapman, was, at his death, the wife, and “Dog” the Bounty Hunter” co-star, Beth Chapman, in moving to Hawaii to the memorial on Saturday.
Duane, 66, led a service at the gateway to Waikiki, Fort DeRussy Beach, Beth, who died Wednesday at the age of 51.
The memorial was marked by a traditional Hawaiian “oli” chant to as a “paddle out” in honor of the reality star.
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In his address, a tearful Mr revealed (via TMZ) that he tried to get Beth to ” call [him] ‘Dog’ for so many years, and they finally did it on her death-bed she told him, “Hawaiian style, [memorial], please contact Duane ‘Dog’ Chapman, … to do it right.”
“She loved Hawaii, and loved by the people. Of the people, and in particular that they liked,” he told the crowd. “No, thank you, and God bless all of you.”
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“Those of you who want to share photos and videos, will be asked to tag it with #alohaoemrsdog,” ” the Chapman family said in a statement. “‘Ow do you’ it means ‘you’ in Hawaiian. It is common to say, “Aloha ‘ oe”, especially when saying goodbye. It is a song of the same name, which the Hawaiians to sing, often at the end of the party, funerals, or when people are leaving the game.”
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Duane, 66, announced, ” Beth’s passing on Twitter on Tuesday, writing, “It’s 5:32 in the Hawaiian islands, this is the time when she would wake up to go hiking at Koko Head mountain. Just today, she ran up the stairs to the sky. We all love you, Beth. See you on the other side of it.”
A Colorado memorial is planned for the end of the star.
Fox News’ Stephanie Nolasco contributed to this report.