- Fans and celebs alike are sharing their reactions and condolences to Beth Chapman's death online.
- Beth, 51, died Wednesday while in a medically-induced coma after battling throat cancer.
- Beth and her husband Duane "Dog" Chapman are best known for their TV show Dog the Bounty Hunter.
Duane 'Dog' Chapman and countless fans of the hit TV show Dog The Bounty Hunter are mourning the loss of Duane's wife, Beth Chapman. Duane confirmed the news of her passing on his Twitter account on Wednesday:
"It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain," he wrote. "Only today, she hiked the stairway to heaven. We all love you, Beth. See you on the other side." Beth's daughter Bonnie shared her father's tweet via Instagram Stories, as well.
It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain. Only today, she hiked the stairway to heaven. We all love you, Beth. See you on the other side.- Duane Dog Chapman (@DogBountyHunter) June 26, 2019
Beth, who had been battling stage four throat cancer, was just 51 years old. She was hospitalized on Friday after she had difficulty breathing and briefly passed out, USA Today reports. Doctors then put her in a medically-induced coma to help spare her from pain while she received treatment, family spokesperson Mona Wood-Sword told the Associated Press.
But it's not just Duane and Bonnie who have taken to social media to talk about Beth's passing; many fans and some pretty notable celebs have also shared their condolences on social media.
Actors Scott Baio and Isaiah Washington both wrote sincere messages on their Twitter pages. "RIP Sweet @MrsdogC," Scott wrote "Sending our deepest sympathy and prayers to @DogBountyHunter and his family." While Isaiah said, "RIP Beth Chapman."
Super Nanny star Jo Frost also sent a supportive tweet: "Sending you and your family strength and sympathy, my deepest condolences," she wrote. Real Housewives Of Atlanta star Kim Zolciak Biermann, too, sent her love, as did Perez Hilton, who shared some personal texts with Beth, and Wynonna Judd, who shared a few pictures of herself with Beth.
Sending you and your family strength and sympathy, my deepest condolences. Jo xxx #Supernanny- Jo Frost (@Jo_Frost) June 26, 2019
A few of my recent private messages with Beth Chapman on Twitter. Never met her but she feels like a family member. We’ve been chatting for years. Beyond sad. Just 51 years old!! pic.twitter.com/hJlH9JdBd7- Perez (@ThePerezHilton) June 25, 2019
Wheel of Fortune's Vanna White shared a photo of her last lunch with Beth along with kind words: "We will miss you sweet friend." Fox News host Jeannine Pirro wrote, "Rest in peace Beth Chapman… a good lady and a great American," in a Tweet alongside photos of Beth and Dog.
We will miss you sweet friend.❤️ https://t.co/0OF13f6zzh- Vanna White (@TheVannaWhite) June 27, 2019
Rest in peace Beth Chapman… a good lady and a great American. pic.twitter.com/lZmWZTAEjk- Jeanine Pirro (@JudgeJeanine) June 26, 2019
Shannon Tweed Simmons, wife of KISS bassist Gene Simmons, reminisced with a collage of photos of she and Beth together on Instagram. She captioned the post: "We had fun, didn’t we? I’ll miss you. RIP @mrsdog4real Alice Chapman ❤️❤️"
Bonnie has continued re-tweeting tributes from friends. She encouraged friends and fans to pay respects and shared a touching photo of flowers on her mom's car.
If you’d like to pay respects, feel free to. pic.twitter.com/fuOsOBm27Q- Bonnie Chapman (@Bonniejoc) June 26, 2019
Fans of Beth and Duane's TV show also sent an outpouring of love for Beth and her family. Duane has over 50,000 responses to his tweet announcing Beth's passing-most of which are from fans sharing their condolences and favorite memories of Beth.
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