Barbara (Bobbie) Koonan Krampf

by | Jun 8, 2023 | Obituaries

VIRGINIA BEACH –  Barbara (Bobbie) Koonan Krampf, 89, passed away on May 21, 2023 in a local hospital.

Bobbie was born in Norfolk on March 15, 1934, and was the oldest child and only daughter of the late Max and Martha Ungar. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Jack Koonan, and her second husband, Joesph Krampf, as well as two brothers, Phillip and Myron Ungar, and a son-in-law, Gregg Madnick. She was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and friend who dedicated her entire life to her family and that was most important to her. She attended Blair Middle School and was a 1952 graduate of Maury High School. She worked as a bookkeeper at ARCO Hardware for many years, and later was the manager of Memory Lane Old Time Photos at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.

Bobbie is survived by her three children, Ira Koonan and his wife Lisa, Beth Dorsk and her husband Barry, and Elyn Madnick; six grandchildren, Chad (Maria), Justin (Erin), Mitchell, Sarah Ann (Kyle), Jake (Olivia), and Jamie (Matt); five great grandchildren, Layla, Lilly, Jack, Sawyer, and Greyson, with two on the way; and two sisters-in-law, Pam Ungar and Toby Grim, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A graveside service was held in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk with Rabbi Rosalin Mandelberg officiating. Online condolences may be made to the family at