Marcina Siciliano, 58, of Hamden, died Sept. 22, 2010, at Connecticut Hospice in Branford.

She was born in Stamford on March 4, 1952, raised in Norwalk and attended Wright Tech. Siciliano enjoyed growing and caring for bonsai trees. She has been a longtime employee of Unilever Company in Trumbull.

Survivors include one son, Nicholas J. Siciliano and his wife, Maria of Berlin; her mother, Helen Salvo of Albuquerque, N.M.; one sister, Marietta Hoodless of Regina, N.M.; and a niece and one nephew.

She was predeceased by her father, Charles Salvo

There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, Sept. 29. It was Siciliano's wish that the service be private and that memorial contributions in her memory be made to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405. The Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road E., Westport, is assisting the family with the arrangements.