If you're removing domain controllers, then you'll need to take into account which ones handle the FSMO roles and transfer the role if the downed server will not be brought back online. If the server will be brought back online, then there is no need to transfer the role, and in some cases, you cannot bring a server back online if the role is transferred.
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