Sheila & Bill's Place is dedicated to both their families.
Sheila Elizabeth (Callander/Edwards) Craig is originally from Montrose, Angus, Scotland
located on the North Sea between Dundee and Aberdeen, Scotland.
Sheila came to the United States in 1964 settling in Davenport, Iowa. Sheila has one
daughter, Rachel Elizabeth (Edwards/Vique) Pace and a grand-daughter Samantha Marie
Sheila retired in 2007.
Bill is originally from Delaware. He Graduated from William Penn High School in June 1958.
He joined the Naval Reserves in February 1958 and reported for Active Duty in February 1959
and retired from Active Duty in September 1986.
His Duty Stations included:
RTC Great Lakes, Illinois; NAVCOMMTRACOM Imperial Beach, California; NAVCOMMFAC
Port Lyautey, Kentria, Morocco; NAVSECGRUACT Edzell, Scotland (2 Tours);
NAVSECGRUACTY Lajes, Azores; NAVCOMSTAWASH, Cheltenham, Maryland; Uss Belmont
(AGTR-4); NCTC Pensacola, Florida; ADCOP (Associated Degree Completion Program) at
Pensacola Junior College; NAVSECGRUACTY Misawa, Japan (2 Tours); NAVSECGRUACTY
(NSA/CSS) Ft. Meade, Maryland (2 tours). Bill retired from the U.S. Navy in September 1986.
Bill was married to Patricia Grace (Callander) (deceased) and has four children. William T. (3
children) living in Fort Meade, Maryland; Kenneth G. (no children) living in Ohio; John F. (2
children) in Utah and Jacqueline P. Epps (3 children) living in Virginia Beach, VA.
Bill moved to Davenport, Iowa in October 1989.
Sheila and Bill were married on May 25, 1990.
They were both very active in the Scottish American Society of the Quad Cities. Both have
held the office of President/Vice President and Membership chairperson. Bill held the office of
Treasurer. He also published the monthly Newsletter, help plan the Annual burns Supper, and
set-up the Beltane.
They both gave up offices and responsibilities and participate as members.
Bill retired in 2002 and has gotten back into photography. He spends most week days down
on Credit Island Park or along South Concord Street and behind the old Dock Restaurant
photographing Birds (Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Great Egret, Hawks and others).
He has an extensive gallery on Deviant Art at Bill's Deviant Art Photo Page
and then go to Gallery. If interested please check-out and let him know what you think.
|Sheila & Bill Craig and daughter Jackie Epps