AURORA, Colo. (AP) – Associates and household of the late “Canine the Bounty Hunter” reality TV demonstrate co-star Beth Chapman gathered in Colorado on Saturday the put they remembered her as annoying and irreverent, but chunky of cherish even for among the fugitives she helped apprehend. Funeral services were held in Chapman’s house yelp after she died remaining month on the age of 51 in Hawaii, the put she lived alongside with her household.
She had been struggling with cancer for roughly two years.
Chapman and her husband Duane “Canine” Chapman starred within the A&E demonstrate until it used to be canceled in 2012. The demonstrate adopted the couple as they apprehended of us that avoided arrest warrants.
They later starred in Country Music Television’s “Canine & Beth: On the Hunt.”
For the length of Saturday’s services on the Heritage Christian Heart, Duane Chapman recalled how he met his future wife when he posted her bond after she’d shoplifted a lemon.
The couple married in 2006. By then, Duane Chapman — the self-proclaimed world’s most attention-grabbing bounty hunter — already had won fame for nabbing serial rapist and Max Ingredient heir Andrew Luster in Mexico in 2003.
“I never admitted she used to be going to die,” he said Saturday. “She said ‘How are you going to kill it without me?’ And I said, “I don’t know … She can also no longer ever be useless to me.”
Duane Chapman recalled how his wife used to be inclined to “chew other folks out actual factual. And I’m one in every of them. On fable of she consistently wanted other folks to take hang of what came about within the occasion that they gallop on her sunless facet.”
Long-time buddy Mary Ellen Pollack, who runs a bail bonds enterprise in Brighton, Colorado, said Chapman’s “annoying-as nails” public persona belied a softer facet.
“She didn’t let any one concept that, and that’s just attributable to the occupation she used to be in,” Pollack said.
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