Victor Anneke, served as president of the Fitgers Brewing Company and was a prominent civic leader in Duluth. He was widely known throughout the brewing industry. During his civic life in Duluth he served as president of the Rotary Club, member of the Chamber of Commerce, Kitchi Gammi Club, Northland Country Club, Ridgeview Golf Club, Ionic Lodge and Scottish Rite. Red Cross, Duluth Symphony and Community Fund. He is the son of co-founder of Fitgers Brewing Company, Percy S. Anneke (with August Fitger) in 1881.