Marilyn M. Mintell, age 74, of Milford passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018 in St. Vincent’s Hospital in Bridgeport. She was born on June 3, 1944 in Bridgeport to the late Frederick and Helen Maher Mueller. Before retiring, she was a Spanish teacher for Shelton High School and St. Gabriel’s Church in Milford. She will be remembered for her devotion to education and coaching softball, which included coaching the 1974 State Championship team. In her later years, she enjoyed spending time with her many cocker spaniels. Marilyn is survived by her loving husband, of 38 years, William Mintell, goddaughter Shealyn and her sister Maddie, dear friends Rita and Ron, Pat and Bob and John and her cousin Phyllis. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her brother Frederick Mueller. Services are scheduled for 10:00a.m. on September 22, 2018 at St. Gabriels Church on Broadway in Milford. Internment is private. Smith Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.