Beloved Arts Organizer Janice Williams Passes Away, Leaving Heartbreak in the Art Community

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Janice Williams, a prominent arts organizer and supporter of the arts in Roslindale, has passed away. Alongside her husband Glenn, they were known for their contributions to the Menino Arts Center and the arts community in the city. Their loss is deeply felt by many.

Janice Williams, an arts organizer known for her remarkable contributions, tragically passed away yesterday, leaving a void in the artistic community. With a heavy heart, we mourn the loss of a great friend and supporter of the arts, not just in Roslindale but throughout the entire city.


Janice, along with her husband Glenn, had been avid advocates of the Menino Arts Center (MAC) and Hyde Park Arts Association (HPAA). Their unwavering support and friendship have been invaluable to these organizations, enabling them to flourish and make a lasting impact on the arts scene.

Janice’s passion for the arts was evident in everything she did. She tirelessly worked to promote local artists, organizing exhibitions, workshops, and events that showcased their talents. Her efforts contributed significantly to the growth and recognition of artists in the community.

Beyond her involvement with MAC and HPAA, Janice was involved in various other artistic endeavors. Her enthusiasm and dedication were contagious, inspiring many to pursue their creative passions. She believed in the power of art to bring people together and create positive change.

Janice’s legacy will undoubtedly live on in the hearts and minds of those who had the privilege of knowing her. Her impact on the arts community will be felt for years to come, as her work continues to inspire and uplift aspiring artists.

In this time of mourning, we extend our deepest condolences to Janice’s family, friends, and all those whose lives she touched. The loss of such a remarkable individual is profound, but her memory will forever be cherished. May her soul rest in eternal peace..