Dog the Bounty Hunter Star Beth Chapman Dies at 51: 'She Hiked the Stairway to Heaven' “It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain,” her husband Duane “Dog” Chapman tweeted Wednesday. “Only today, she hiked the stairway to heaven. We all love you, Beth. See you on the other side.” News of her death comes after Dog revealed that Beth was admitted to Hawaii’s Queen’s Medical Center’s on June 22. According to Hawaii News Now, she was put into a medically-induced coma. “It’s quite serious,” a rep for the Chapmans told PEOPLE at the time. In a statement to Hawaii News Now, her husband said both he and his family “humbly ask everyone to please pray for Beth.” On June 24, he also shared a message on Twitter, asking his followers to “please say your prayers for Beth right now.” In November 2018, Duane that she was “not doing well.” Days before his comment, PEOPLE confirmed Beth was hospitalized in Los Angeles for an emergency surgery to clear a throat blockage that was obstructing her airways. The Chapmans first opened up about Beth’s illness in September 2017 when they publicly announced her stage II throat cancer diagnosis. ----------------------------------- RIP Mrs. Chapman. Thinking of all her loved ones.